Here are some hand-picked example sentences for this conjugation of this verb from this site's Filipino language editors. Put your mouse over or tap (for mobile) any word to see the literal translation for that word.
Did you have difficulty hailing / getting a taxi?
Did you find it hard to stand up for the truth?
Nahirapanakóngbuuínang jigsaw puzzle.
I had a hard time completing the jigsaw puzzle.
We had a hard time when we first held the conference.
She was the one who ran the school and it was hard for her.
Did you find the exam difficult?
I had a tough time looking for this thing that your asked me to buy for you.