Meaning of “problematic” in the English Dictionary

"problematic" in British English

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problematicadjective

uk /ˌprɒb.ləˈmæt.ɪk/ us /ˌprɑː.bləˈmæt̬.ɪk/ also problematical, uk /-ɪ.kəl/ us

(Definition of “problematic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"problematic" in American English

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problematicadjective

us /ˌprɑb·ləˈmæt̬·ɪk/

causing difficulty, or hard to deal with:

Social interactions are really problematic with a lot of children.

(Definition of “problematic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)