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
a source of difficulty
one trouble after another delayed the job; what's the problem?
an angry disturbance
he didn't want to make a fuss; they had labor trouble; a spot of bother
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
cause bodily suffering to and make sick or indisposed
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
This book upset me; A troubling thought
take the trouble to do something; concern oneself
He did not trouble to call his mother on her birthday; Don't bother, please
to cause inconvenience or discomfort to
Sorry to trouble you, but...