Origin of difficile
Examples from the Web for difficile
The most difficile woman in a shoe-store has at least a definite, tangible foot to fit.The Innocents|Sinclair Lewis
The French archologists of the present day confess that it is "difficile d'en expliquer l'usage."Ancient Armour and Weapons in Europe|John Hewitt
Difficile est tristi fingere mente jocum—It is 30 difficult to feign mirth when one is in a gloomy mood.
Difficile est animum perducere ad contemtionem anim: and 58.Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes|Ludwig Dderlein
There is nothing probable in the whole affair; every system, every hypothesis is difficile à croire.James VI and the Gowrie Mystery|Andrew Lang