Translation of "difficult" - English-French dictionary

difficult

adjectivedifficult /ˈdɪfɪˌkʌlt, -kəlt/
not easy or causing problems
difficile

a difficult exam
un examen difficile

It's difficult for him to run.
Il lui est difficile de / a des difficultés à courir.

It was a difficult conversation.
C'était une conversation difficile.
(of a person) uncooperative
difficile

ideas for how to deal with difficult people at work
des idées sur la manière de gérer les personnes difficiles dans le cadre du travail

(Translation of “difficult” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

difficult

adjective /ˈdifikəlt/

hard to do or understand; not easy

difficile
a difficult sum
a difficult task
It is difficult to know what to do for the best.

hard to deal with or needing to be treated etc in a special way

difficile
a difficult child who often misbehaves.
difficulty noun (plural difficulties)

the state or quality of being hard (to do) or not easy

difficulté
I have difficulty in understanding him.

an obstacle or objection

difficulté
He has a habit of foreseeing difficulties.

(especially in plural ) trouble, especially money trouble

embarras
The firm was in difficulties.

(Translation of “difficult” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)