difficulté

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French difficulté, from Old French difficulté, from Latin difficultās.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /di.fi.kyl.te/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

difficulté f (plural difficultés)

  1. difficulty
    D'autres difficultés se présentent telle que, par exemple, celle d'identifier le véritable original d'un film.
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Descendants[edit]

  • Romanian: dificultate

Further reading[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French difficulté, from Latin difficultās.

Noun[edit]

difficulté f (plural difficultez)

  1. difficulty

Descendants[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin difficultās.

Noun[edit]

difficulté f (oblique plural difficultez, nominative singular difficulté, nominative plural difficultez)

  1. difficulty
    • 1239, author and title uncertain
      Seroient tenu a rendre sanz difficulté et sanz contredit
      They will be undertaken to be given without difficulty and without objection

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