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Noun
The state or condition of being difficult
“Because of his upbringing, he may experience some difficulty in giving or receiving affection.”
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The degree to which something is difficult or complex
“Questions will be arranged in no particular order of difficulty.”
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A thing that is hard to accomplish, deal with, or understand
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“This would, in turn, lead to difficulty in calculating an accurate angle of attack.”
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A situation that is difficult or dangerous
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“A fictional character undergoing some difficulty can trigger an emotional reaction on the part of the reader.”
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A feeling, act or declaration of disapproval or objection to something
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“The biggest difficulty I have with this dress is its gaudy color.”
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A difference or variance of opinion on an issue
“The difficulty I've had with the department has been exacerbated by their refusal to engage in dialogue.”
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A dispute or disagreement
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“Our neighbor's insistence on continually parking in front of our driveway is the primary source of the difficulty we have with him.”
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A person or thing that causes annoyance or difficulty
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A setback, or change for the worse
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The characteristic of being needy
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Difficulty
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The quality of requiring tact, discretion or sensitivity
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A doubt or uncertainty concerning a matter of fact
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Bloody-mindedness
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An emotional difficulty or a psychological inhibition
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The quality of being insoluble
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Inaccessibility or elitism
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Severity
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A difficult or very unpleasant person or thing
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A mistake arising from or resulting in confusion
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A harmful action
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Avoidance
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The state of being bewildered or unclear in one's mind about something
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The state or quality of being impossible
Idiom
Series of trials
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