part of speech: noun

inflections: difficulties

definition 1: the condition of being hard to do.

  • The astronauts were prepared for the difficulty of walking in space.

synonyms: complexity, knottiness, struggle, toughness

antonyms: simplicity

definition 2: something that causes worry or trouble; problem.

  • I have had nothing but difficulties with this computer.

synonyms: bother, hassle, problem, trouble, worry

definition 3: trouble or lack of ease in being able to do something.

  • I had difficulty understanding what he was saying.

antonyms: ease