Definitions for "Difficulty"
The state of being difficult, or hard to do; hardness; arduousness; -- opposed to easiness or facility; as, the difficulty of a task or enterprise; a work of difficulty.
Something difficult; a thing hard to do or to understand; that which occasions labor or perplexity, and requires skill and perseverance to overcome, solve, or achieve; a hard enterprise; an obstacle; an impediment; as, the difficulties of a science; difficulties in theology.
Embarrassment of affairs, especially financial affairs; -- usually in the plural; as, to be in difficulties.
an effort that is inconvenient; "I went to a lot of trouble"; "he won without any trouble"; "had difficulty walking"; "finished the test only with great difficulty"
a factor causing trouble in achieving a positive result or tending to produce a negative result; "serious difficulties were encountered in obtaining a pure reagent"
Keywords:  routine, swimmer, merit, tariff, skill
An important component of the technical merit of a routine, as it tests the swimmer's skill level.
Alternative name for the tariff of a routine
A controversy; a falling out; a disagreement; an objection; a cavil.
an indispensable stimulus to thinking, but not all difficulties call out thinking
The level of challenge associated with a test, established by a Target Number (TN). This ranges from 5 (easy) to 25 or more (nearly impossible).
the level of resistance to successful performance of the agents of measurement on the variable.
Keywords:  climb, agreed, quality
the quality of being difficult; "they agreed about the difficulty of the climb"
Complexity of movements, speed of movements, number if figures and hybrids.