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Synonyms for difficulty

in difficulty or difficulties

Synonyms

  • in trouble
  • in distress
  • in hot water
  • in a mess
  • in deep water
  • in a spot
  • in a fix
  • in a quandary
  • in a dilemma
  • in embarrassment
  • in a jam
  • in dire straits
  • in a pickle
  • in a tight spot
  • in perplexity
  • in a predicament

Synonyms for difficulty

Synonyms for difficulty

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The reward upon overcoming the difficulty is not only the absence of the difficult circumstance, but also the development of the person's abilities (Brooker & Lawrence, 2012).
2 : great effort <He solved the puzzle with difficulty.
Preliminary results concerning difficulty levels of client cases in "Simulations in Developmental Disabilities: SIDD" are presented.
A qualitative investigation examined aspirations of youth experiencing significant educational, legal, or emotional difficulty.
Logistical problems were especially common, causing delays for 63% of second-trimester patients and 30% of first-trimester patients; in particular, women who had abortions in their second trimester were significantly more likely than women in their first trimester to say that they had difficulty finding a provider (20% vs.
Spatial acalculia is a distinct disorder characterized by difficulties in the spatial representation of numbers which manifest as number rotation, number omission, misreading of arithmetical signs, difficulty with column alignment and placing of decimals, while leaving number reading and number formation skills intact (Geary, 1993).
increased heart rate, sweating, difficulty breathing, muscle tension).
Because such subtests are considered different at least in their difficulty (see Jordan & Montani, 1997; Ostad, 1998), examining between-group and within-group differences could provide useful information.
com Web site, along with difficulty ratings, hints and other information.
To add to the difficulty, Jenna must deal with the fact that expectations that are held by individuals for themselves and that others hold for them within the microsystem may not agree with broader social stereotypes found in the macrosystem.
Residents pace endlessly up and down the hallways despite their fatigue, and have difficulty falling asleep or sleeping through the night.
Auditory Memory Deficit causes a camper to have difficulty remembering directions or instructions that have been previously explained.
Consequently, academic achievement will suffer for anyone who has significant speech or language difficulty.
The risks and uncertainties that may affect forward-looking statements include among others: difficulties providing solutions that meet the needs of customers, difficulty in developing new products, difficulty in relationships with vendors and partners, difficulty in introducing products in the marketplace and gaining acceptance of the same, difficulty gaining necessary governmental approvals, difficulty facing the intense competition present in the wireless communications industry, uncertainty of currency exchange rate fluctuations, the Company's limited operating history, its inexperience in operating internationally and difficulty managing rapid growth.