Translation of difícil in English:
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ser] (problema/tema/situación) el examen fue muy difíciles un problema difícilthe exam was very hard o difficultcorren tiempos difíciles para nuestra economíait's a tricky o difficult problemcon tu actitud me lo estás poniendo más difícilthis is a difficult time for our economyno creo que gane, lo tiene muy difícilyou're not making it any easier for me o you're making it harder for me by being like thatme fue muy difícil decírseloI don't think she'll win, she's in a difficult positionresulta difícil evaluar las pérdidasit was very hard o difficult for me to tell himcada vez se hace más difícil encontrar un buen empleoit is difficult o hard to put a figure on the lossesdifícilit is becoming more and more difficult o it's becoming harder and harder to get a good job de+ infinitivomi madre es muy difícil de complacerdifficult o hard to + infinitivo1.2[my mother is very hard o difficult to please estar] [familiar]está la cosa difícilthings are pretty difficult o tricky[familiar]
ser] (poco probable) See examples: es posible pero lo veo difícildifícilit's possible, but I think it's unlikely o I don't think it's very likely que+ subjuntivova a ser muy difícil que acepteveo difícil que ganeit's very unlikely that he'll acceptI doubt if she'll winI think it's unlikely that she'll win
- Poner un negocio en marcha siempre resulta difícil.
- La sensibilidad es una categoría bastante difusa, bastante difícil de precisar.
- El gobierno se encuentra en una situación bastante difícil.
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