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?"
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
"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
"This book upset me"
"A troubling thought"