v. t.1.To put into confused motion; to disturb; to agitate.
[imp. & p. p. Troubled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Troubling.]
God looking forth will trouble all his host.
- Milton.
2.To disturb; to perplex; to afflict; to distress; to grieve; to fret; to annoy; to vex.
Now is my soul troubled.
- John xii. 27.
3.To give occasion for labor to; - used in polite phraseology; as, I will not trouble you to deliver the letter.
a.1.Troubled; dark; gloomy.
n.1.The state of being troubled; disturbance; agitation; uneasiness; vexation; calamity.
Lest the fiend . . . some new trouble raise.
- Milton.
2.That which gives disturbance, annoyance, or vexation; that which afflicts.
3.(Mining) A fault or interruption in a stratum.
To get into trouble
to get into difficulty or danger.
To take the trouble
to be at the pains; to exert one's self; to give one's self inconvenience.
Noun1.trouble - a source of difficulty; "one trouble after another delayed the job"; "what's the problem?"
Synonyms: problem
2.trouble - an angry disturbance; "he didn't want to make a fuss"; "they had labor trouble"; "a spot of bother"
Synonyms: bother, hassle, fuss
3.trouble - an event causing distress or pain; "what is the trouble?"; "heart trouble"
4.trouble - 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"
Synonyms: difficulty
5.trouble - 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"
Synonyms: worry
6.trouble - an unwanted pregnancy; "he got several girls in trouble"
Verb1.trouble - move deeply; "This book upset me"; "A troubling thought"
Synonyms: disturb, upset
2.trouble - to cause inconvenience or discomfort to; "Sorry to trouble you, but..."
3.trouble - 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"
4.trouble - take the trouble to do something; concern oneself; "He did not trouble to call his mother on her birthday"; "Don't bother, please"
5.trouble - cause bodily suffering to
Synonyms: pain, ail, afflict
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Translate Trouble to Spanish, Translate Trouble to German, Translate Trouble to French
trot out
trotting horse
-- Trouble --
Trouble Came Back
trouble maker
trouble oneself
trouble shooter
Trough gutter
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