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difficulty as in an effort that is inconvenient
  • "I went to a lot of trouble"
  • "he won without any trouble"
  • "had difficulty walking"
  • "finished the test only with great difficulty"


  • troublemove deeply; to cause inconvenience or discomfort to; disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed; take the trouble to do something; cause bodily suffering to and make sick or indisposed ; a source of difficulty; an angry disturbance; an event causing distress or pain; an effort that is inconvenient; a strong feeling of anxiety; an unwanted pregnancy
difficulty as in a factor causing trouble in achieving a positive result or tending to produce a negative result
  • "serious difficulties were encountered in obtaining a pure reagent"
difficulty as in a condition or state of affairs almost beyond one's ability to deal with and requiring great effort to bear or overcome
  • "grappling with financial difficulties"
difficulty as in the quality of being difficult
  • "they agreed about the difficulty of the climb"


  • difficultnessthe quality of being difficult