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not easy to do, deal with, or understand
using a lot of effort
needing a lot of time, ability, and energy
difficult to deal with or achieve, but interesting and enjoyable
extremely difficult and involving a lot of effort
difficult, and needing a lot of physical or mental effort
very difficult and involving a lot of continuous effort
difficult to do, deal with, or understand, especially because of involving a lot of different processes or aspects
to be difficult, tiring, or boring to do
English version of thesaurus of difficult to do and involving a lot of effort
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
the thick make-up that actors put on their faces
moving with rhythm, together as one
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