Another word for trouble
A person or thing causing trouble
annoyance, difficult situation, bother, bind, hindrance, difficulty, task, puzzle, predicament, plight, problem, fear, worry, concern, inconvenience, nuisance, disturbance, calamity, catastrophe, crisis, negative function, delay, quarrel, dispute, affliction, intrusion, disquiet, irritation, trial, pain, pique, ordeal, discomfort, injury, adversity, hang-up, case, bore, gossip, problem child, pestiferous person, meddler, pest, tease, tiresome person, talkative person, inconsiderate person, intruder, troublemaker, fly in the ointment*, monkey wrench*, headache*, smart aleck*, buttinski*, brat*, handful*, holy terror*, bad news*, botheration*, peck of trouble*; see also care 2.
in a quandary, in difficulty, in a predicament, out on a limb, in chancery, unfortunate, having trouble, in hot water*, in dutch*, in for it*, in bad*, up the creek*, up a tree*, in the doghouse*, in a jam*; see also troubled 1, unfortunate 2.
Another word for troublenoun
The condition of being in need of immediate assistance:distress, exigence, exigency, hot water. See help
The state or quality of being inconvenient:discomfort, incommodiousness, incommodity, inconvenience. See comfort
A difficult, often embarrassing situation or condition:box1, corner, deep water, difficulty, dilemma, Dutch, fix, hole, hot spot, hot water, jam, plight1, predicament, quagmire, scrape, soup. (Informal) bind, pickle, spot. See easy
A cause of distress or anxiety:care, concern, worry. See concern
The use of energy to do something:effort, endeavor, exertion, pain (used in plural), strain1, striving, struggle, while. (Informal) elbow grease. See work