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  Words related to trouble

Related / Similar Words: difficulty, problem, fuss, bother, hassle, worry, afflict, ail, pain, perturb, unhinge, disquiet, cark, distract, disorder, disturb, upset, trouble oneself, inconvenience oneself, put out, inconvenience, disoblige, discommode, incommode

 

Definition:
  • an effort that is inconvenient; "I went to a lot of trouble"; "he won without any trouble"; "had difficulty walking"; "finished the test only with great difficulty";
  • a source of difficulty; "one trouble after another delayed the job"; "what''s the problem?";
  • an event causing distress or pain; "what is the trouble?"; "heart trouble";
  • an angry disturbance; "he didn''t want to make a fuss"; "they had labor trouble"; "a spot of bother";
  • a strong feeling of anxiety; "his worry over the prospect of being fired"; "it is not work but worry that kills"; "he wanted to die and end his troubles";
  • an unwanted pregnancy; "he got several girls in trouble";
  • cause bodily suffering to;
  • disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed; "She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill";
  • move deeply; "This book upset me"; "A troubling thought";
  • take the trouble to do something; concern oneself; "He did not trouble to call his mother on her birthday"; "Don''t bother, please";
  • to cause inconvenience or discomfort to; "Sorry to trouble you, but...";

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    Hyponyms: the devil, tsuris, can of worms, deep water, growing pains, hydra, matter, misfortune, bad luck, affliction, convulsion, embarrassment, hell, blaze, onslaught, scandal, outrage, noise, interference, disturbance, disagree with, erupt, recrudesce, break out, worry, vex, agitate, rouse, turn on, charge, commove, excite, charge up, jolt, perturb, unhinge, disquiet, cark, distract, disorder, distress

     

    Derivational Morphology: trouble oneself, bother, inconvenience oneself, put out, inconvenience, disoblige, discommode, incommode, afflict, ail, pain, perturb, unhinge, disquiet, cark, distract, disorder, disturb, upset, harass, hassle, harry, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy, beset, plague, molest, provoke, worry, care, painful sensation, hurting, ailment, complaint, ill, affliction, distraction, unease, uneasiness, anxiousness, disturbance, perturbation, fluster, derangement, overthrow, difficulty, irritation, annoyance, vexation, botheration, infliction, pain in the neck, pain in the ass, fuss, incommodiousness, problem

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: mund   Catalan: treball  
    Chinese: 麻煩   Croatian: muka  
    Dutch: last and zorg   Finnish: ongelma and vaiva  
    French: peine and souci   German: Mühe and Sorge  
    Hungarian: baj and fáradság   Italian: disturbo and pena  
    Japanese: 心配   Korean: 걱정  
    Polish: kłopot and trud   Portuguese: fadiga and problema  
    Russian: беспокойство   Spanish: pena and preocupación  
    Swedish: besvär and möda   Telugu: ఇబ్బంది  
     
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