difficulty

difficulty
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[English Word] be in difficulty
[Swahili Word] -taabika
[Part of Speech] verb
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[English Word] be in difficulty
[Swahili Word] -dhiki
[Part of Speech] verb
[Derived Language] Arabic
[Related Words] udhiki
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[English Word] be put in difficulties
[Swahili Word] -zidiwa
[Part of Speech] verb
[Class] passive
[Derived Word] Arabic
[Swahili Example] isingekuwa kule kuzidiwa, msichana walau angetoa ukelele [Muk]
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] balaa
[Swahili Plural] balaa
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10
[Swahili Definition] taabu, shida
[English Example] Here at home a major problem has developed and you don't want to mention it.
[Swahili Example] Humu nyumbani kumezuka balaa na wewe hutaki kuitaja [Chacha, Masomo 373]
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] beluwa
[Swahili Plural] beluwa
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10
[Note] [Ind., Pers.?]
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] chachari
[Swahili Plural] machachari
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] chokochoko
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] dhiki
[Swahili Plural] dhiki
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10
[Derived Language] Arabic
[Related Words] udhiki
[English Example] one of the difficulties I was seeing is that we won't live by ourselves
[Swahili Example] moja katika dhiki niliyokuwa nikiiona, ni kwamba hatuishi peke yetu [Abd]
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] fadhaa
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] fazaa
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] fundo
[Swahili Plural] mafundo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] jambo
[Swahili Plural] mambo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] janga
[Swahili Plural] majanga
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
[Related Words] mjango
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] jaribio
[Swahili Plural] majaribio
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
[Derived Word] -jaribu v
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] kayaya
[Part of Speech] noun
[Swahili Example] (=matata)
[Note] rare
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] kikwazo
[Swahili Plural] vikwazo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 7/8
[Derived Language] Swahili
[Derived Word] -kwaa
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] kipingamizi
[Swahili Plural] vipingamizi
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 7/8
[Derived Word] pinga V
[Swahili Example] asingeweza kukubali umri uwe kipingamizi kati yake na uhai [Mt]
[Note] rare
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] kombo
[Swahili Plural] makombo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
[Note] figurative
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] madhilifu
[Swahili Plural] madhilifu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
[Derived Word] dhili
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] makombo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 6
[Swahili Example] difficulty
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] mashaka
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 6
[Derived Word] shaka
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] masubuko
[Swahili Plural] masubuko
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 6
[Derived Word] sumbua N, sumbufu Adj
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] masumbufo
[Swahili Plural] masumbufo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 6
[Derived Word] sumbua N, sumbufu Adj
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] masumbulizi
[Swahili Plural] masumbulizi
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 6
[Derived Word] sumbua N, sumbufu Adj
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] masumbuo
[Swahili Plural] masumbuo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 6
[Derived Word] sumbua N, sumbufu Adj
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] matata
[Swahili Plural] matata
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 6
[Derived Word] tata V
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] mfundo
[Swahili Plural] mifundo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 3/4
[Derived Word] funda, fundika
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] mgogoro
[Swahili Plural] migogoro
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 3/4
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] mpweke
[Swahili Plural] mipweke
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 3/4
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] mushkeli
[Part of Speech] noun
[Derived Word] shaka, shuku
[English Example] this complaint is giving me trouble.
[Swahili Example] ugonjwa huu umeniletea mushkeli
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] pingamizi
[Swahili Plural] pingamizi
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10
[Derived Word] pinga V
[English Example] "We want to make peace, but there are many difficulties".
[Swahili Example] tunataka kufanya amani lakini kuna pingamizi nyingi
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] shaka
[Swahili Plural] mashaka
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
[English Example] (s)he has met with difficulty
[Swahili Example] amekutana na mashaka.
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] shakawa
[Swahili Plural] shakawa
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] shida
[Swahili Plural] shida
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10
[English Example] be in difficulty
[Swahili Example] patwa na [wa na, ingia] shida.
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] sumbuko
[Swahili Plural] masumbuko
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
[Derived Word] sumbua V
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] sumbuo
[Swahili Plural] masumbuo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
[Derived Word] sumbua V
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] taabu
[Swahili Plural] taabu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10
[Derived Word] Arabic
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] takalifu
[Swahili Plural] takalifu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] takilifu
[Swahili Plural] takilifu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] tata
[Swahili Plural] matata
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] tatanisho
[Swahili Plural] matatanisho
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
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[English Word] difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] tatizo
[Swahili Plural] matatizo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
[Related Words] -tata
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[English Word] difficulty
[Swahili Word] udhia
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
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[English Word] difficulty
[Swahili Word] udhiko
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
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[English Word] difficulty
[Swahili Word] ugumu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
[Derived Word] -gumu adj
[Swahili Example] ugumu umo katika mara ya kwanza na ya pili tu [Sul]
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[English Word] difficulty
[Swahili Word] upasi
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
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[English Word] difficulty
[Swahili Word] upinzani
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
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[English Word] difficulty
[Swahili Word] uzito
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
[Related Words] -zito
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[English Word] get into difficulties
[Swahili Word] -kwama
[Part of Speech] verb
[Swahili Example] kitakapomkwama kijiba, hatomwona Maimuna [Moh]
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[English Word] get out of a difficulty
[Swahili Word] -vua
[Part of Speech] verb
[Derived Word] vaa V
[Swahili Example] kilichomvua ni ufundi [Ya]
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[English Word] great difficulty
[English Plural] difficulties
[Swahili Word] mashaka
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 6
[Derived Word] Arabic
[Swahili Example] rohoni mwake mlikuwa na mashaka ya kutosha [Sul]
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[English Word] put in difficulties
[Swahili Word] -funga
[Part of Speech] verb
[Swahili Example] uhitaji ulimfunga [Sul]
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[English Word] with difficulty
[Swahili Word] vigumu
[Part of Speech] adverb
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English-Swahili dictionary. 2013.

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  • difficulty — difficulty, hardship, rigor, vicissitude are synonyms only when they mean something which demands effort and endurance if it is to be overcome or one s end achieved. Difficulty, the most widely applicable of these terms, applies to any condition …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Difficulty — Dif fi*cul*ty, n.; pl. {Difficulties}. [L. difficultas, fr. difficilis difficult; dif = dis + facilis easy: cf. F. difficult[ e]. See {Facile}.] 1. The state of being difficult, or hard to do; hardness; arduousness; opposed to {easiness} or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • difficulty — [dif′i kul΄tē, dif′ikəl΄tē] n. pl. difficulties [ME & OFr difficulte < L difficultas < difficilis, difficult < dis , not + facilis, easy: see FACILE] 1. the condition or fact of being difficult 2. something that is difficult, as a hard… …   English World dictionary

  • difficulty — [n1] problem; situation requiring great effort adversity, arduousness, awkwardness, barricade, check, complication, crisis, crux, dead end, deadlock, deep water*, dilemma, distress, emergency, exigency, fix*, frustration, hardship, hazard,… …   New thesaurus

  • difficulty — late 14c., from O.Fr. difficulté, from L. difficultatem (nom. difficultas) difficulty, distress, poverty, from difficilis hard, from dis not, away from (see DIS (Cf. dis )) + facilis easy (see FACILE (Cf. facile)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • difficulty — index adversity, aggravation (annoyance), bar (obstruction), burden, complex (entanglement) …   Law dictionary

  • difficulty — ► NOUN (pl. difficulties) 1) the state or condition of being difficult. 2) a difficult or dangerous situation or circumstance. ORIGIN Latin difficultas, from facultas ability, opportunity …   English terms dictionary

  • difficulty — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, enormous, extreme, grave, great, major, real, serious, severe ▪ We had enormous difficulty …   Collocations dictionary

  • difficulty */*/*/ — UK [ˈdɪfɪk(ə)ltɪ] / US [ˈdɪfɪkəltɪ] noun Word forms difficulty : singular difficulty plural difficulties Metaphor: A difficult idea or situation is like a knot or something that is tied up, tangled, or twisted. When you deal with it successfully …   English dictionary

  • difficulty — dif|fi|cul|ty [ dıfıkəlti ] noun *** 1. ) uncount how difficult something is: The courses vary in content and difficulty. 2. ) uncount if you have difficulty with something, you are not able to do it easily: difficulty (in) doing something: Six… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • difficulty — n. 1) to cause, create, make, present difficulties for 2) to come across, encounter, experience, face, meet, run into difficulties 3) to clear up, overcome, resolve, surmount a difficulty 4) (a) grave, great, insurmountable, serious, severe… …   Combinatory dictionary

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