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1    arduous, burdensome, demanding, formidable, hard, laborious, like getting blood out of a stone, no picnic     (informal)   onerous, painful, strenuous, toilsome, uphill, wearisome  
2    abstract, abstruse, baffling, complex, complicated, delicate, enigmatical, intricate, involved, knotty, obscure, perplexing, problematical, thorny, ticklish  
3    demanding, fastidious, fractious, fussy, hard to please, intractable, obstreperous, perverse, refractory, rigid, tiresome, troublesome, trying, unaccommodating, unamenable, unmanageable  
4    dark, full of hardship, grim, hard, straitened, tough, trying  
1 & 2    easy, easy-peasy     (slang)   light, manageable, obvious, plain, simple, straightforward, uncomplicated  
3    accommodating, amenable, co-operative, pleasant  
4    easy, pleasant  
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remnants of disputes that make a relationship between people or companies difficult to maintain, even without an open dispute
with a complex structure; difficult to approach; multiple problems generator
a difficult time
deliberately make things difficult for someone; sabotage
Il est facile d'apprendre mille disciplines, mais il est difficile d'en connaître une à fond
culture générale
the application of scientifically proven methods to gather, process, interpret, and to use digital evidence to provide a conclusive description of cyber crime activities
annoying, arduous, bothersome, burdensome, demanding, difficult, harassing, hard, importunate, inconvenient, irksome, irritating, laborious, oppressive, pestilential, plaguy
expression used to describe an attempt to organize a difficult or unpredictable situation; trying to coordinate a group of people who tend to act chaotically
[Bus.] E.g: Some say that managing a team is herding cats.
expression used for letting someone know that he/she should prepare for a difficult or unpleasant upcoming event
do something which puts you in a very difficult situation and limits the way that you can act
ce qui est difficile quand on chevauche un tigre, c'est d'en descendre
il est bien difficile, en géographie comme en morale, de connaître le monde sans sortir de chez soi
culture générale
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