trouble oneself


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Verb1.trouble oneself - take the trouble to do somethingtrouble oneself - take the trouble to do something; concern oneself; "He did not trouble to call his mother on her birthday"; "Don't bother, please"
strain, strive, reach - to exert much effort or energy; "straining our ears to hear"