Adjectives for difficulty

Difficulty adjectives are listed in this post. Each word below can often be found in front of the noun difficulty in the same sentence. This reference page can help answer the question what are some adjectives commonly used for describing DIFFICULTY.

above, academic, acknowledged, actual, added, additional, administrative, alleged, anticipated, apparent, appropriate, average, basic, big, biggest, central, certain, chief, chronic, chronological, cognitive, common, comparative, computational, conceptual, consequent, considerable, constant, constitutional, corresponding, critical, crucial, curious, current, deeper, diagnostic, diplomatic, domestic, double, e, economic, emotional, endless

enormous, enough, entire, equal, especial, essential, ethical, even, evident, exact, exceptional, excessive, existing, experienced, extra, extraordinary, extreme, fatal, final, financial, first, following, former, formidable, fourth, frequent, fresh, full, fundamental, further, future, general, genuine, gieat, grammatical, grand, grave, gravest, great, greater, greatest, groat, have

historical, hopeless, huge, human, imaginary, immediate, immense, important, inconsiderable, increased, increasing, incredible, inextricable, infinite, inherent, initial, insoluble, insuperable, insurmountable, intellectual, internal, international, interpersonal, intrinsic, irish, key, known, last, latter, least, legal, less, like, linguistic, litde, little, local, logical, logistical, main, major, manifest, mathematical

mechanical, mental, mere, metaphysical, minimal, minor, moderate, modern, momentary, moral, more, most, much, national, natural, needless, new, next, notorious, obvious, occasional, often, old, ongoing, only, ordinary, original, other, overall, overwhelming, own, painful, particular, peculiar, pecuniary, perennial, perpetual, perplexing, persistent, personal, philosophical, physical, political

possible, potential, practical, precise, preliminary, present, pressing, previous, primary, prime, principal, profound, progressive, psychological, radical, real, recurring, related, relative, religious, remaining, report, respiratory, resulting, same, scientific, second, seeming, serious, severe, sheer, significant, similar, single, singular, slight, slightest, small, smallest, social, sole, special, specific

speculative, spiritual, standing, strange, stupendous, subsequent, substantial, such, sudden, sufficient, supposed, supreme, technical, temporary, terrible, textual, theological, theoretical, third, tremendous, trifling, true, twofold, ultimate, uncommon, underlying, undue, unexampled, unexpected, unforeseen, unnecessary, unparalleled, unusual, usual, utmost, vast, verbal, very, whole, worst

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