[ + to infinitive ] The manager is difficult to deal with/a difficult person to deal with. 那位经理很难对付。
His wife is a very difficult woman. 他妻子是个难以接近的人。
mainly UK Please children, don't be so difficult! 孩子们，不要这样没规矩！
- This meat is difficult to chew.
- The noise outside made it difficult to concentrate.
- It must be difficult to cope with three small children and a job.
- She has had to make some very difficult decisions.
- This novel is too difficult for intermediate students of English.