Definition of difficultness in English:



  • See difficult

    • ‘High activity and low sociability are less accepted in girls than in boys, and this may explain why temperamental difficultness predicted low self-esteem among girls only.’
    • ‘They pride themselves on their difficultness.’
    • ‘This constellation of dimensions has been referred to as perceived child difficultness or perceived difficult temperament.’
    • ‘The child temperament variable of difficultness was related only to MC.’
    • ‘Among girls, maternal hostile child-rearing attitudes, role dissatisfaction, and perceived temperamental difficultness of the child were all significant predictors of self-esteem in adolescence.’