[marcher, s'expliquer] with difficulty
Ma grand-mère se déplace difficilement. My grandmother has difficulty getting around., My grandmother has trouble getting around.
faire qch difficilement to have difficulty doing sth, to have trouble doing sth
difficilement lisible difficult to read, hard to read
difficilement compréhensible difficult to understand, hard to understand
(=guère, pas vraiment)
Je pouvais difficilement refuser. It was difficult for me to refuse.
→ Mais, alors, à quoi ont servi les sondages calamiteux ? On peut difficilement admettre que le chef de l'État ne les ait pas connus.
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