This is my “leeches” list of Chinese characters I have hard time getting into my head even with hard-core SRS regime. A leech is defined in Hacking Chinese blog post about leeches as
A leech is something that drains time from your studying and will keep doing so until you do something about it. The most essential example would be a piece of vocabulary, let’s say a character, that just refuses to stick in your mind.
My partly obsolete list (I’ve squashed some of them already and there a couple of new ones):