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  • not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure; "a difficult task"; "nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access"; "difficult times"; "a difficult child"; "found himself in a difficult situation"; "why i
  • requiring much effort and trouble; "the mountain climb was long, steep, and difficult"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Difficult'


  • Difficulty: Difficulty or Difficult may refer to: a problem the difficulty level in a video game Countermajoritarian difficulty Difficult, Tennessee, a community
  • A Difficult Birth, Easter 1998: "A Difficult Birth, Easter 1998" is a poem by Gillian Clarke. The poem references the Good Friday Agreement, where Unionists and Nationists in Northern
  • Difficult, Tennessee: Difficult is an unincorporated community in Smith County, Tennessee, in the United States. One version of the name's origin holds that when residents
  • Difficult Creek Natural Area Preserve: Difficult Creek Natural Area Preserve is a Natural Area Preserve located in Halifax County, Virginia. It preserves land that was once grassy and prairie-like
  • Difficult Run: marker denoting a level of skiing difficulty on a ski run, see Skiing. Difficult Run is a 15.9-mile-long (25.6┬ákm) tributary stream of the Potomac River
  • Difficult Years: Difficult Years (Italian: Anni difficili) is a 1948 Italian drama film directed by Luigi Zampa and starring Umberto Spadaro, adapted from the 1946 short
  • A Difficult Life: A Difficult Life (Italian: Una vita difficile) is a Commedia all'italiana or Italian-style comedy film directed by Dino Risi in 1961. Silvio (Alberto
  • Difficult (song): "Difficult" is the fourth single from French-American recording artist Uffie's debut album, Sex Dreams and Denim Jeans. The single was produced by Uffie's
  • Difficult Loves (album): Difficult Loves is the fourth studio album released by Australian rock band Weddings Parties Anything. The album was named after a Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Difficult Loves: For the album by Weddings Parties Anything, see Difficult Loves (album). Difficult Loves (Italian: Gli amori difficili) is a 1970 short story collection

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'Difficult' example sentence in quotations


* It's not only the most difficult thing to know one's self, but the most inconvenient. - Josh Billings

* Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one's thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world. - Johann von Goethe

* He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good. - Confucius


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Difficult Sample Sentences in News


  • Title win difficult - Pellegrini
    Man City boss Manuel Pellegrini will not give up on the title but accepts it will be difficult after defeat to Liverpool. Read more on this news related to 'Difficult'
  • Retaining title "difficult", says City boss Pellegrini
    A dejected Manuel Pellegrini said it would be "difficult" for Manchester City to catch leaders Chelsea at the top of the Premier League after they succumbed to a 2-1 defeat against Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday. Champions City could have closed the deficit to two points with the west London side playing Tottenham Hotspur in the Capital One (League) Cup Read more on this news related to 'Difficult'
  • Brunel rings changes ahead of 'difficult' Scotland challenge
    Italy coach Jacques Brunel labelled Scotland one of the Azzurri's "most difficult opponents" after making six changes to his starting XV ahead of this weekend's Six Nations clash at Murrayfield. Italy are bottom of the tournament table after defeats to Ireland (26-3) and England (47-17), the latter reverse taking its toll on Brunel's struggle Read more on this news related to 'Difficult'

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