Definition of Trouble


  • an unwanted pregnancy
    "he got several girls in 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"
  • 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"
  • 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 source of difficulty
    "one trouble after another delayed the job"
    "what's the problem?"


  • cause bodily suffering to and make sick or indisposed
  • take the trouble to do something
    concern oneself
    "He did not trouble to call his mother on her birthday"
    "Don't bother, please"
    - trouble oneself - inconvenience oneself
  • 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"
  • to cause inconvenience or discomfort to
    "Sorry to trouble you, but..."
    - put out
  • move deeply
    "This book upset me"
    "A troubling thought"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Trouble

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Unscramble trouble

134 unscramble word found using the letters trouble.

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