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PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

avoir (to have); du (some); mal (pain, bad thing). "Mal" as an adjective means "bad".

VerbEdit

avoir du mal

  1. (informal) to have a hard time, to have difficulty
    J'ai du mal à fermer la porte.
    I'm having difficulty closing the door.
  1. Il a du mal à la comprendre.
    He's having a hard time to understand her

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