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Definitions for trouble

Definitions for (noun) trouble

Main entry: trouble, difficulty Definition: an effort that is inconvenient Usage: I went to a lot of trouble; he won without any trouble; had difficulty walking; finished the test only with great difficulty

Main entry: trouble, problem Definition: a source of difficulty Usage: one trouble after another delayed the job; what's the problem?

Main entry: trouble Definition: an event causing distress or pain Usage: what is the trouble?; heart trouble

Main entry: hassle, fuss, trouble, bother Definition: an angry disturbance Usage: he didn't want to make a fuss; they had labor trouble; a spot of bother

Main entry: trouble, worry Definition: a strong feeling of anxiety Usage: his worry over the prospect of being fired; it is not work but worry that kills; he wanted to die and end his troubles

Main entry: trouble Definition: an unwanted pregnancy Usage: he got several girls in trouble

Definitions for (verb) trouble

Main entry: trouble, ail, pain Definition: cause bodily suffering to and make sick or indisposed

Main entry: distract, disorder, disquiet, perturb, trouble, unhinge, cark Definition: disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed Usage: She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill

Main entry: trouble, disturb, upset Definition: move deeply Usage: This book upset me; A troubling thought

Main entry: bother, trouble, trouble oneself, inconvenience oneself Definition: take the trouble to do something; concern oneself Usage: He did not trouble to call his mother on her birthday; Don't bother, please

Main entry: incommode, inconvenience, trouble, bother, discommode, disoblige, put out Definition: to cause inconvenience or discomfort to Usage: Sorry to trouble you, but...