troublesome


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trou·ble·some

 (trŭb′əl-səm)
adj.
Characterized by or causing trouble or anxiety.

trou′ble·some·ly adv.
trou′ble·some·ness n.

troublesome

(ˈtrʌbəlsəm)
adj
1. causing a great deal of trouble; worrying, upsetting, or annoying
2. characterized by violence; turbulent
ˈtroublesomely adv
ˈtroublesomeness n

trou•ble•some

(ˈtrʌb əl səm)

adj.
causing trouble or difficulty.
[1540–50]
trou′ble•some•ly, adv.
trou′ble•some•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.troublesome - difficult to deal withtroublesome - difficult to deal with; "a troublesome infection"; "a troublesome situation"
difficult, hard - not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure; "a difficult task"; "nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access"; "difficult times"; "why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?"

troublesome

adjective
2. disorderly, violent, turbulent, rebellious, unruly, rowdy, recalcitrant, undisciplined, uncooperative, refractory, insubordinate Parents may find that a troublesome teenager becomes unmanageable.
disorderly disciplined, obedient, well-behaved, eager-to-please

troublesome

adjective
1. Causing difficulty, trouble, or discomfort:
3. Troubling the nerves or peace of mind, as by repeated vexations:
4. Hard to treat, manage, or cope with:
Informal: pesky.
Slang: mean.
Translations
مُزْعِج، مُقْلِق
obtížný
besværlig
òungbær, erfiîur
baş belâsımusibet

troublesome

[ˈtrʌblsəm] ADJ [person] → fastidioso, molesto, latoso; [headache, toothache etc] → molesto; [dispute, problem] → difícil, penoso
now don't be troublesomeno seas difícil

troublesome

[ˈtrʌbəlsəm] adj [child, teenager] → difficile; [cough, stammer, injury] → gênant(e), pénible; [problem, issue] → ennuyeux/eusetrouble spot npoint m chaud

troublesome

[ˈtrʌblsəm] adj (person) → molesto/a, importuno/a; (headache) → fastidioso/a; (dispute, problem) → difficile, seccante

trouble

(ˈtrabl) noun
1. (something which causes) worry, difficulty, work, anxiety etc. He never talks about his troubles; We've had a lot of trouble with our children; I had a lot of trouble finding the book you wanted.
2. disturbances; rebellion, fighting etc. It occurred during the time of the troubles in Cyprus.
3. illness or weakness (in a particular part of the body). He has heart trouble.
verb
1. to cause worry, anger or sadness to. She was troubled by the news of her sister's illness.
2. used as part of a very polite and formal request. May I trouble you to close the window?
3. to make any effort. He didn't even trouble to tell me what had happened.
ˈtroubled adjective
(negative untroubled).
1. worried or anxious. He is obviously a troubled man.
2. disturbed and not peaceful. troubled sleep.
ˈtroublesome adjective
causing worry or difficulty. troublesome children/tasks.
ˈtroublemaker noun
a person who continually (and usually deliberately) causes worry, difficulty or disturbance to other people. Beware of her – she is a real troublemaker.
References in classic literature ?
You were always there under my feet, like a troublesome cat.
He possessed no power of thought no depth of feeling, no troublesome sensibilities: nothing, in short, but a few commonplace instincts, which, aided by the cheerful temper which grew inevitably out of his physical well-being, did duty very respectably, and to general acceptance, in lieu of a heart.
I asked him why he carried such a troublesome thing with him ashore, and whether all whaling ships did not find their own harpoons.
This, too, seemed to the newcomers an economical arrangement; for they did not read the newspapers, and their heads were not full of troublesome thoughts about "germs.
It is troublesome to get into, and there is so much detail.
He could not talk very well, because his opponent's sword had cut his under-lip in two, and then the surgeon had sewed it together and overlaid it with a profusion of white plaster patches; neither could he eat easily, still he contrived to accomplish a slow and troublesome luncheon while the last duel was preparing.
Well, then, says I, what's the use you learning to do right when it's troublesome to do right and ain't no trouble to do wrong, and the wages is just the same?
He was indulged in all his caprices, howsoever troublesome and exasperating they might be; he was allowed to eat anything he wanted, particularly things that would give him the stomach-ache.
Tom's whole class were of a pattern -- restless, noisy, and troublesome.
If it is, then it is always blooming in your dear little heart, you darlingest, kind Emmie, taking such good care of your troublesome Becky
Especially when one of those two is such a fanciful, troublesome creature
That is to say," cried Marianne contemptuously, "he has told you, that in the East Indies the climate is hot, and the mosquitoes are troublesome.