noun, plural dif·fi·cul·ties.
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Origin of difficulty
OTHER WORDS FROM difficultypre·dif·fi·cul·ty, noun, plural pre·dif·fi·cul·ties.
Example sentences from the Web for difficulty
Any difficulties we experience now are not as horrible as the constant fear of bombs.Where Chechens Go to Escape Their Surreal Past—and Risky Present|Anna Nemtsova|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are technical difficulties at the funeral home and things go awry.
In July 2013, I questioned Cipriani about the difficulties had while trying to open Bomba.
The announcement drew enough traffic to crash the UN Women website and caused the site technical difficulties for 12 hours.From Hermione to U.N. Heroine: Emma Watson’s ‘Badass’ Transformation|Asawin Suebsaeng|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Germans faced numerous technical difficulties in counterfeiting British and American money.
Distances were to him as nothing; and difficulties only stimulated him to give his adversaries a more signal overthrow.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
The watchword of conduct that will clear up all our difficulties is, the plain truth.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
The Minister pointed out to them the attendant difficulties, and referred them to the Prime Minister.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Now this is what we call a "pursuit of knowledge under difficulties" of the most obstinate kind.
Money was again required to carry the reeling firm through unexpected difficulties.