What is another word for very difficult?

fiendishly difficult tremendously difficult
burdensome demanding
onerous punishing
hard tough
challenging taxing
What is a word for a difficult situation?

crisis. noun. an urgent, difficult, or dangerous situation.

What is another word or phrase that can be used to describe tackling a difficult project or task?

struggle grind
headache challenge
task job
difficult project strife
conflict bear
What is a synonym for difficult task?

1 arduous, burdensome, demanding, formidable, hard, laborious, like getting blood out of a stone, no picnic (informal) onerous, painful, strenuous, toilsome, uphill, wearisome.

What is the adjectives of difficult?

Hard, not easy, requiring much effort. (often of a person, or a horse, etc) Hard to manage, uncooperative, troublesome. (obsolete) Unable or unwilling.

What's another word for going through a hard time?

rough seas stormy seas
contretemps difficult going
hard going hardship
adversity difficulty
misfortune suffering
How would you describe something that is difficult?

harsh (extremely difficult); hard (difficult to accomplish or complete); tricky (unclear, difficult to understand);

How do you express a difficult task?

If you want alternatives to tough as an attributive adjective, you can take your pick from hard, difficult, irksome, challenging, strenuous, laborious, uphill. All can be used predicatively as well, except the last. Arduous is the first word that comes to mind for me.

What is the connotation of difficult?

hard, difficult, arduous mean demanding great exertion or effort. hard implies the opposite of all that is easy. farming is hard work difficult implies the presence of obstacles to be surmounted or puzzles to be resolved and suggests the need of skill or courage.

What is the verb of difficult?

Verb. difficult (third-person singular simple present difficults, present participle difficulting, simple past and past participle difficulted)

What is the adverb of difficult?

If you want an adverb, you can use laboriously, which means with great difficulty.

How do you say difficult times?

  1. calamity.
  2. catastrophe.
  3. crunch.
  4. difficulty.
  5. disaster.
  6. hardship.
  7. misery.
  8. misfortune.
What's another word for not easy?

difficult arduous
challenging demanding
hard excruciating
gruelingUS harsh
rigorous strenuous
What is the noun form of difficult?

Noun form of difficult is difficulty.

What word class is difficult?

As detailed above, ‘difficult’ is an adjective.

Which would be the closest antonym for the word tough?

  • slack.
  • soft.
  • weak.
  • delicate.
  • fragile.
  • unstable.
  • vulnerable.
  • wobbly.
What are the three forms of difficult?

The past tense of difficult is difficulted. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of difficult is difficults. The present participle of difficult is difficulting. The past participle of difficult is difficulted.

What is a superlative of difficult?

We use “more” and “the most” when the adjective has many syllables, e.g. more difficult than (comparative), the most difficult (superlative).

What is comparative of difficult?

AdjectiveComparativeSuperlativedifficultmore difficultthe most difficult

Is not an easy task idiom?

and hard row to hoe a difficult task to carry out; a heavy set of burdens. It’s a tough row to hoe, but hoe it you will. This is not an easy task. This is a hard row to hoe.

What Does not an easy feat mean?

adjective [ADJECTIVE to-infinitive] If a job or action is easy, you can do it without difficulty or effort, because it is not complicated and causes no problems.

What do you mean by ponderous?

Definition of ponderous 1 : of very great weight. 2 : unwieldy or clumsy because of weight and size. 3 : oppressively or unpleasantly dull : lifeless ponderous prose.