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(Countable) An act or instance of annoying.
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  1. (Countable) An act or instance of annoying.
  2. A thing or person that annoys
  3. A cause of irritation or vexation; a nuisance.
  1. Fuss, ado.
  2. A person who gives trouble
  3. A cause or condition of worry or irritation; trouble; fuss
A troubled state of mind; anxiety; distress; care; uneasiness
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  1. A troubled state of mind; anxiety; distress; care; uneasiness
  2. Something that causes anxiety
  3. The act of worrying or the condition of being worried; persistent mental uneasiness:
Alternative spelling of buttinsky.
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  1. Alternative spelling of buttinsky.
To bother or annoy, as with petty complaints.
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  1. To bother or annoy, as with petty complaints.
  2. To annoy, bother, harass, vex, etc.
  3. To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
Extreme or laborious effort, exertion, or work.
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  1. Extreme or laborious effort, exertion, or work.
  2. Change in form or size, or both, resulting from stress or force
  3. Stress or force
A condition of psychological strain occurring in people and animals, usually in response to adverse events and capable of causing symptoms and signs such as increased blood pressure, insomnia, and irritability.
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  1. A condition of psychological strain occurring in people and animals, usually in response to adverse events and capable of causing symptoms and signs such as increased blood pressure, insomnia, and irritability.
  2. Mental or emotional tension or strain characterized by feelings of anxiety, fear, etc.
  3. A condition of metabolic or physiologic impairment in an organism, occurring usually in response to adverse events and capable of causing physical damage:
Something that is difficult to do or achieve:
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  1. Something that is difficult to do or achieve:
  2. The act of struggling:
  3. Strife, contention, or combat:
(Chess) A strong grip or stranglehold on a position that is difficult for the opponent to break.
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  1. (Chess) A strong grip or stranglehold on a position that is difficult for the opponent to break.
  2. To combine with, form a bond with, or be taken up by a chemical or chemical structure. An enzyme, for example, is structured in such a way as to be able to bind with its substrate.
  3. A troublesome situation; a problem; a predicament or quandary.
Any person or thing that hinders; obstacle; impediment; obstruction
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  1. Any person or thing that hinders; obstacle; impediment; obstruction
  2. The state or act of hindering something
  3. Something which hinders: something that holds back or causes problems with something else.
Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
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  1. Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
  2. Trouble, distress, etc., or a cause of this
  3. The condition or fact of being difficult
A function to be performed; an objective:
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  1. A function to be performed; an objective:
  2. An undertaking involving labor or difficulty
  3. A piece of work assigned to or demanded of a person
A question, problem, etc. that puzzles
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  1. A question, problem, etc. that puzzles
  2. A toy or problem for testing cleverness, skill, or ingenuity; often, specif., jigsaw puzzle
  3. A game for one person that is more or less difficult to work out or complete.
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  1. (Archaic) category
  2. (Logic) One of the basic states or classifications described by Aristotle into which all things can be placed; a category.
  3. A condition or situation, now specif. one that is difficult, unpleasant, embarrassing, or, sometimes, comical
A solemn pledge, as of faith.
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  1. A solemn pledge, as of faith.
  2. A condition or state of affairs; esp., now, an awkward, sad, or dangerous situation
  3. A situation, especially a bad or unfortunate one.
A question proposed for solution or consideration
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  1. A question proposed for solution or consideration
  2. A misgiving, objection, or complaint:
  3. A situation, matter, or person that is hard to deal with or understand:
A state or condition marked by this feeling:
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  1. A state or condition marked by this feeling:
  2. A feeling of anxiety and agitation caused by the presence or nearness of danger, evil, pain, etc.; timidity; dread; terror; fright; apprehension
  3. A cause for fear; possibility; chance
Regard for or interest in someone or something:
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  1. Regard for or interest in someone or something:
  2. A matter of interest or importance to one; that which relates to or affects one; affair; matter; business
  3. Interest in or regard for a person or thing
Anything inconvenient
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  1. Anything inconvenient
  2. Something inconvenient.
  3. The quality or state of being inconvenient; lack of comfort, ease, etc.; bother; trouble
One that is inconvenient, annoying, or vexatious; a bother:
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  1. One that is inconvenient, annoying, or vexatious; a bother:
  2. An act, condition, thing, or person causing trouble, annoyance, or inconvenience
  3. (Law) A use of property or course of conduct that interferes with the legal rights of others by causing damage, annoyance, or inconvenience.
A disturbing or being disturbed
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  1. A disturbing or being disturbed
  2. A variation in normal wind conditions.
  3. The condition of being disturbed:
Deep trouble or misery
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  1. Deep trouble or misery
  2. Any extreme misfortune bringing great loss and sorrow; disaster
  3. An event that brings terrible loss, lasting distress, or severe affliction; a disaster:
A complete failure; a fiasco:
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  1. A complete failure; a fiasco:
  2. The culminating event of a drama, esp. of a tragedy, by which the plot is resolved; denouement
  3. (Geol.) A sudden, violent change, such as an earthquake
A time of, or a state of affairs involving, great danger or trouble, often one which threatens to result in unpleasant consequences
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  1. A time of, or a state of affairs involving, great danger or trouble, often one which threatens to result in unpleasant consequences
  2. A crucial or decisive point or situation, especially a difficult or unstable situation involving an impending change.
  3. A sudden change in the course of a disease or fever, toward either improvement or deterioration.
The condition of being delayed; detainment.
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  1. The condition of being delayed; detainment.
  2. The period of time during which one is delayed.
  3. The act of delaying; postponement:
A reason for a dispute or argument:
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  1. A reason for a dispute or argument:
  2. A dispute or disagreement, esp. one marked by anger and deep resentment
  3. A cause for dispute
An angry altercation; a quarrel.
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  1. An angry altercation; a quarrel.
  2. (Obs.) A fight
  3. A disputing; argument; debate
Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
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  1. Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
  2. A cause of pain, suffering, or distress:
The rock mass produced by an intrusive process.
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  1. The rock mass produced by an intrusive process.
  2. (--- Law) The illegal entering upon another's property without right to possession
  3. The movement of magma through cracks in underground rocks within the Earth, usually in an upward direction. &diamf3; Rocks that form from the underground cooling of magma are generally coarse-grained (because they cool slowly so that large crystals have time to grow) and are called intrusive rocks.
Absence of peace or rest; anxiety.
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  1. Absence of peace or rest; anxiety.
  2. A disturbed or uneasy feeling; anxiety; restlessness
The act of irritating:
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  1. The act of irritating:
  2. The condition of being irritated; vexation:
  3. The fact or condition of being irritated
The act or process of testing, trying, or putting to the proof:
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  1. The act or process of testing, trying, or putting to the proof:
  2. A trying, troublesome, or annoying person or thing:
  3. A formal adversarial proceeding to hear evidence and decide legal issues and claims. Trials are covered by established rules of courtroom procedure as well as rules of evidence.
Bodily suffering characterized by such feelings:
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  1. Bodily suffering characterized by such feelings:
  2. Great care or effort
  3. An unpleasant feeling occurring as a result of injury or disease, usually localized in some part of the body:
A state of vexation caused by a perceived slight or indignity; a feeling of wounded pride.
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  1. A state of vexation caused by a perceived slight or indignity; a feeling of wounded pride.
  2. A tightly woven fabric with various raised patterns, produced especially by a double warp.
  3. In piquet, the right of the elder hand to count thirty in hand, or to play before the adversary counts one.
A difficult or painful experience, especially one that severely tests character or endurance.
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  1. A difficult or painful experience, especially one that severely tests character or endurance.
  2. Any difficult, painful, or trying experience; severe trial
  3. A method of trial in which the accused was subjected to pain or danger as a means of invoking God's intercession, with the outcome regarded as revealing a divine determination of guilt or innocence.
Anything causing this
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  1. Anything causing this
  2. Something that disturbs one's comfort; an annoyance.
  3. Lack of comfort; uneasiness; inconvenience
A particular form of hurt, damage, or loss:
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  1. A particular form of hurt, damage, or loss:
  2. Physical harm or damage to a person, property, etc.
  3. Damage or harm done to or suffered by a person or thing:
An instance of misfortune; calamity
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  1. An instance of misfortune; calamity
  2. A state of wretchedness or misfortune; poverty and trouble
  3. A calamitous event.
An obstacle to smooth progress or development.
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  1. An obstacle to smooth progress or development.
  2. An emotional difficulty or a psychological inhibition; a complex
  3. (Slang) A problem or difficulty, esp. one of a personal or emotional nature that a person seems unable to deal with
(Linguistics) In traditional grammar, a distinct form of a noun, pronoun, or modifier that is used to express one or more particular syntactic relationships to other words in a sentence.
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  1. (Linguistics) In traditional grammar, a distinct form of a noun, pronoun, or modifier that is used to express one or more particular syntactic relationships to other words in a sentence.
  2. An occurrence of a disease or disorder:
  3. A question or problem; a matter:
A tiresome, dull person or thing
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  1. A tiresome, dull person or thing
  2. In fluid mechanics, a jump in the level of moving water, generally propagating in the opposite direction to the current. Strong ocean tides can cause bores to propagate up rivers.
  3. A hole or passage made by or as if by use of a drill.
Trivial, chatty talk or writing.
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  1. Trivial, chatty talk or writing.
  2. Rumor or talk of a personal, sensational, or intimate nature.
  3. A person who chatters or repeats idle talk and rumors, esp. about the private affairs of others
(Idiomatic, by extension) Someone or something persistently difficult or vexing; a frequent source of trouble or annoyance.
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  1. (Idiomatic, by extension) Someone or something persistently difficult or vexing; a frequent source of trouble or annoyance.
  2. (Euphemistic) A child who is particularly difficult to raise or educate, especially due to a lack of self-control and disruptive and antisocial behavior.
One who meddles or interferes in something not of their concern.
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  1. One who meddles or interferes in something not of their concern.
A former town of north-central Hungary on the left bank of the Danube River. Since 1873 it has been part of Budapest.
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  1. A former town of north-central Hungary on the left bank of the Danube River. Since 1873 it has been part of Budapest.
  2. An organism, typically an insect, that sickens or annoys humans, hampers human activities, damages crops or food products, harms livestock, or causes damage to buildings.
  3. A person or thing that causes trouble, annoyance, discomfort, etc.; nuisance; specif., any destructive or troublesome insect, small animal, weed, etc.
A flirtatious person.
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  1. A flirtatious person.
  2. An act of teasing, especially a playfully mocking remark:
  3. A person who makes fun of or annoys others, as with playful or taunting remarks.
  1. A complainer.
  2. A person who habitually makes trouble for others; esp., one who incites others to quarrel, rebel, etc.
(Idiomatic) Something which ruins or spoils everything else; a nuisance or problem; an unpleasant or disagreeable detail.
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  1. (Idiomatic) Something which ruins or spoils everything else; a nuisance or problem; an unpleasant or disagreeable detail.
A wrench with one movable jaw, adjusted by a screw to fit various sizes of a nut, etc.
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  1. A wrench with one movable jaw, adjusted by a screw to fit various sizes of a nut, etc.
  2. (Idiomatic) A problem, obstacle or dilemma; something unexpected or troublesome.
  3. Alternative form of monkey wrench.
Pain in the head, caused by stimulation of or pressure to any of various structures of the head, such as tissue covering the cranium, cranial nerves, or blood vessels. Headache can be a primary disorder, as in migraine or cluster headaches , or a common symptom associated with head injury or many illnesses such as acute infection, brain tumor or abscess, eye disorders such as glaucoma, dental disease, and hypertension.
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  1. Pain in the head, caused by stimulation of or pressure to any of various structures of the head, such as tissue covering the cranium, cranial nerves, or blood vessels. Headache can be a primary disorder, as in migraine or cluster headaches , or a common symptom associated with head injury or many illnesses such as acute infection, brain tumor or abscess, eye disorders such as glaucoma, dental disease, and hypertension.
  2. (Informal) Something, such as a problem, that causes annoyance or trouble.
  3. (Informal) A cause of worry, annoyance, or trouble
One who is given to obnoxious or insolent humor; a wise guy.
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  1. One who is given to obnoxious or insolent humor; a wise guy.
  2. (Rare) A well-dressed person.
  3. A person regarded as annoyingly self-assertive, especially for making impudent displays of knowledge.
Now often specifically, a selfish or spoiled child.
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  1. Now often specifically, a selfish or spoiled child.
  2. A child of a career military person.
  3. A child (as a pejorative term); offspring.
Something which can only be managed with difficulty.
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  1. Something which can only be managed with difficulty.
  2. As much or as many as the hand will hold
  3. (Informal) As much as one is able to manage; someone or something hard to manage
An annoying person or thing, especially an ill-mannered or disruptive child.
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  1. An annoying person or thing, especially an ill-mannered or disruptive child.
News of unpleasant, unfortunate or sad events.
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  1. News of unpleasant, unfortunate or sad events.
  2. (Idiomatic) An irritating, troublesome or harmful person, situation or thing.
  3. One that is unpleasant or undesirable:
(Informal) Bother
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  1. (Informal) Bother
  2. The act of bothering, or state of being bothered; cause of trouble; perplexity; annoyance; vexation.
A disease; illness; sickness
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  1. A disease; illness; sickness
  2. An unwholesome condition:
Any bodily or mental disorder; illness, esp. a mild, chronic one
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  1. Any bodily or mental disorder; illness, esp. a mild, chronic one
  2. A physical or mental disorder, especially a mild illness.
Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
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  1. Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
  2. A condition of pain, suffering, or distress:
Wild or violent disorder, confusion, or disturbance; tumult; uproar
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  1. Wild or violent disorder, confusion, or disturbance; tumult; uproar
  2. An unrestrained outbreak, as of laughter or passions.
  3. A violent public disturbance of the peace, by a number of persons (specified, in law, usually as three or more) assembled together
A state of extreme confusion or agitation; commotion or tumult:
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  1. A state of extreme confusion or agitation; commotion or tumult:
  2. Harassing labour; trouble; disturbance.
  3. Tumult; commotion; uproar; confusion
Contention or competition between rivals.
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  1. Contention or competition between rivals.
  2. The act or state of fighting or quarreling, esp. bitterly; struggle; conflict
  3. A conflict or quarrel:
A fact or statement put forth as proof or evidence; a reason:
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  1. A fact or statement put forth as proof or evidence; a reason:
  2. (Linguistics) A word, phrase, or clause in a semantic relation with a word or phrase and that helps complete the meaning of that word or phrase, such as a noun phrase that is the object of a verb. The clause that we go is an argument of the verb suggest in the sentence I suggest that we go.
  3. A course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating truth or falsehood:
Land held from a feudal lord in return for service; fief
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  1. Land held from a feudal lord in return for service; fief
  2. A bitter, protracted, and violent quarrel, esp. between clans or families, often characterized by killings and counterkillings
  3. A bitter, often prolonged quarrel or state of enmity, especially such a state of hostilities between two families or clans.
Petty quarreling. Usually considered a childish behaviour, although often applied to adults.
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  1. Petty quarreling. Usually considered a childish behaviour, although often applied to adults.
To frustrate (plans, for example) by throwing into disorder; disarrange.
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  1. To frustrate (plans, for example) by throwing into disorder; disarrange.
  2. To upset the composure of; embarrass; confuse
  3. To cause to lose composure; embarrass or confuse:
To cause irritation to (another); make somewhat angry.
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  1. To cause irritation to (another); make somewhat angry.
  2. (Archaic) To harass or disturb by repeated attacks.
  3. To harm by repeated attacks; harry; molest
To cause (someone) to feel impatient or angry; annoy:
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  1. To cause (someone) to feel impatient or angry; annoy:
  2. (Physiology) To cause a physiological response to a stimulus in (a cell, body tissue, or organism).
  3. To be a cause of impatience or anger.
To try; to work towards a goal.
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  1. To try; to work towards a goal.
The act of distraining another’s property. See also distrain. The act of distraining another’s property. See also distrain.
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  1. The act of distraining another’s property. See also distrain. The act of distraining another’s property. See also distrain.
  2. Physical deterioration, as of a highway, caused by hard use over time:
  3. Bodily dysfunction or discomfort caused by disease or injury:
An urgent requirement; a pressing need:
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  1. An urgent requirement; a pressing need:
  2. A pressing or urgent situation:
  3. A situation calling for immediate action or attention
Used other than as an idiom: see hot,‎ water.
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  1. Used other than as an idiom: see hot,‎ water.
  2. Trouble; difficulty:
  3. (Informal) Trouble; difficulty
Something that disturbs one's comfort; an annoyance.
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  1. Something that disturbs one's comfort; an annoyance.
  2. Mental or bodily distress.
  3. Lack of comfort; uneasiness; inconvenience
The state or quality of being incommodious.
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Something inconvenient.
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  1. Something inconvenient.
  2. Inconvenience.
  3. (Archaic) Inconvenience; disadvantage; discomfort
Anything inconvenient
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  1. Anything inconvenient
  2. Something inconvenient.
  3. The quality or state of being inconvenient; lack of comfort, ease, etc.; bother; trouble
(Chiefly British) A small country house used as a sporting lodge:
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  1. (Chiefly British) A small country house used as a sporting lodge:
  2. The contents or capacity of a box
  3. A slap or blow with the hand or fist:
A threatening or embarrassing position from which escape is difficult:
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  1. A threatening or embarrassing position from which escape is difficult:
  2. (--- Baseball) Either side of home plate, toward or away from the batter.
  3. The area enclosed or bounded by an angle formed in this manner:
  1. (Idiomatic) A difficult or embarrassing situation.
  2. Waters suitable for deep-draft ships, especially ocean-going.
The condition or quality of being difficult:
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  1. The condition or quality of being difficult:
  2. A troublesome or embarrassing state of affairs, especially of financial affairs:
  3. Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
(Usage Problem) A problem that seems to defy a satisfactory solution.
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  1. (Usage Problem) A problem that seems to defy a satisfactory solution.
  2. A situation that requires a choice between options that are or seem equally unfavorable or unsatisfactory.
  3. Any situation in which one must choose between unpleasant alternatives
The people of the Netherlands.
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  1. The people of the Netherlands.
  2. The Pennsylvania Dutch.
  3. The official West Germanic language of the Netherlands and one of the official languages of Belgium.
The position, as of a ship or aircraft, determined by visual observations with the aid of equipment.
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  1. The position, as of a ship or aircraft, determined by visual observations with the aid of equipment.
  2. An instance of arranging a special consideration, such as an exemption from a requirement, or an improper or illegal outcome, especially by means of bribery.
  3. To kill and preserve a tissue specimen rapidly to retain as nearly as possible the characteristics it had in the living body.
An opening or perforation:
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  1. An opening or perforation:
  2. (Physics) A vacant position in an atom left by the absence of a valence electron, especially a position in a semiconductor that acts as a carrier of positive electric charge.
  3. A gap, usually the valence band of an insulator or semiconductor, that would normally be filled with one electron. If an electron accelerated by a voltage moves into a gap, it leaves a gap behind it, and in this way the hole itself appears to move through the substance. Even though holes are in fact the absence of a negatively charged particle (an electron), they can be treated theoretically as positively charged particles, whose motion gives rise to electric current.
An area of especially intense heat or radiation
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  1. An area of especially intense heat or radiation
  2. Any place regarded as a center for a specified activity or interest
  3. A volcanic area that forms as a tectonic plate moves over a point heated from deep within the Earth's mantle. The source of the heat is thought to be the decay of radioactive elements. The Hawaiian Islands formed as a series of hot spots.
Trouble; difficulty:
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  1. Trouble; difficulty:
  2. Used other than as an idiom: see hot,‎ water.
  3. (Informal) Trouble; difficulty
A crush or congestion of people or things in a limited space:
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  1. A crush or congestion of people or things in a limited space:
  2. A food made by boiling fruit with sugar to a thick mixture
  3. A group of persons or things so close together as to jam a passageway, etc.
A solemn pledge, as of faith.
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  1. A solemn pledge, as of faith.
  2. A condition or state of affairs; esp., now, an awkward, sad, or dangerous situation
  3. A situation, especially a bad or unfortunate one.
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  1. (Archaic) category
  2. (Logic) One of the basic states or classifications described by Aristotle into which all things can be placed; a category.
  3. A condition or situation, now specif. one that is difficult, unpleasant, embarrassing, or, sometimes, comical
Wet, boggy ground, yielding under the foot
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  1. Wet, boggy ground, yielding under the foot
  2. A difficult or inextricable position
  3. (Figuratively) A perilous, mixed up and troubled situation; a hopeless tangle; a predicament.
The noise of scraping; harsh, grating sound
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  1. The noise of scraping; harsh, grating sound
  2. A fight or conflict
  3. A disagreeable or embarrassing situation; predicament, esp. when caused by one's own conduct
(Slang) Something having the appearance or a consistency suggestive of soup, especially:
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  1. (Slang) Something having the appearance or a consistency suggestive of soup, especially:
  2. A liquid food prepared from meat, fish, or vegetable stock combined with various other ingredients and often containing solid pieces.
  3. A liquid food, with or without solid particles, made by cooking meat, vegetables, fish, etc. in water, milk, or the like
(Chess) A strong grip or stranglehold on a position that is difficult for the opponent to break.
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  1. (Chess) A strong grip or stranglehold on a position that is difficult for the opponent to break.
  2. (Informal) A difficult, restrictive, or unresolvable situation:
  3. To combine with, form a bond with, or be taken up by a chemical or chemical structure. An enzyme, for example, is structured in such a way as to be able to bind with its substrate.
A solution of brine or vinegar, often spiced, for preserving and flavoring food.
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  1. A solution of brine or vinegar, often spiced, for preserving and flavoring food.
  2. A chemical bath used to clear metal of scale, preserve wood, etc.
  3. (Scotland) A bit, small quantity
A small area of different color or texture from the main area of which it is a part; often, a mark made by some foreign matter; stain, blot, speck, patch, etc.
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  1. A small area of different color or texture from the main area of which it is a part; often, a mark made by some foreign matter; stain, blot, speck, patch, etc.
  2. The number of points, etc. assigned by gamblers to one side in a contest, in an attempt to equalize betting on both sides
  3. (Informal) A spot advertisement or announcement
Watchful oversight; charge or supervision:
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  1. Watchful oversight; charge or supervision:
  2. Upkeep; maintenance:
  3. Attentive assistance or treatment to those in need:
Interest in or regard for a person or thing
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  1. Interest in or regard for a person or thing
  2. Regard for or interest in someone or something:
  3. Worry; anxiety
Something that causes anxiety
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  1. Something that causes anxiety
  2. The act of worrying or the condition of being worried; persistent mental uneasiness:
  3. A troubled state of mind; anxiety; distress; care; uneasiness
The using of energy to get something done; exertion of strength or mental power
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  1. The using of energy to get something done; exertion of strength or mental power
  2. A try, esp. a hard try; attempt; endeavor
  3. The force needed by a machine in order to accomplish work on a load.
A conscientious or concerted effort toward an end; an earnest attempt.
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  1. A conscientious or concerted effort toward an end; an earnest attempt.
  2. An earnest attempt or effort
  3. A sincere attempt; a determined or assiduous effort towards a specific goal.
The act or an instance of exerting, especially a strenuous effort.
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  1. The act or an instance of exerting, especially a strenuous effort.
  2. The act, fact, or process of exerting; active use of strength, power, etc.; exercise
  3. Energetic activity; effort
An unpleasant feeling occurring as a result of injury or disease, usually localized in some part of the body:
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  1. An unpleasant feeling occurring as a result of injury or disease, usually localized in some part of the body:
  2. Bodily suffering characterized by such feelings:
  3. Great care or effort:
The extent to which a body is distorted when it is subjected to a deforming force, as when under stress. The distortion can involve a change both in shape and in size. All measures of strain are dimensionless (they have no unit of measure). &diamf3; Axial strain is equal to the ratio between the change in length of an object and its original length. &diamf3; Volume strain is equal to the ratio between the change in volume of an object and its original volume. It is also called bulk strain. &diamf3; Shear strain is equal to the ratio between the amount by which an object is skewed and its length.
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  1. The extent to which a body is distorted when it is subjected to a deforming force, as when under stress. The distortion can involve a change both in shape and in size. All measures of strain are dimensionless (they have no unit of measure). &diamf3; Axial strain is equal to the ratio between the change in length of an object and its original length. &diamf3; Volume strain is equal to the ratio between the change in volume of an object and its original volume. It is also called bulk strain. &diamf3; Shear strain is equal to the ratio between the amount by which an object is skewed and its length.
  2. A wrench, twist, or other physical injury resulting from excessive tension, effort, or use.
  3. Extreme or laborious effort, exertion, or work.
Something that is difficult to do or achieve:
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  1. Something that is difficult to do or achieve:
  2. Strife, contention, or combat:
  3. The act of struggling:
The time, effort, or trouble taken in doing something:
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  1. The time, effort, or trouble taken in doing something:
Vigorous physical effort, as that used in scrubbing or polishing something
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  1. Vigorous physical effort, as that used in scrubbing or polishing something
  2. (Idiomatic) Effort or hard work, especially physical work involving repeated motion of the forearm, such as scrubbing.
  3. Strenuous physical labor and effort.
To feel ill or have pain:
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  1. To feel ill or have pain:
  2. To be the cause of pain or distress to; trouble
  3. (Intransitive) To be ill; to suffer; to be troubled.
Eye dialect spelling of caulk.
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  1. Eye dialect spelling of caulk.
  2. (Obsolete) To bring worry, vexation, or anxiety.
  3. To worry or be worried
To cause anxiety or uneasiness in:
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  1. To cause anxiety or uneasiness in:
  2. To be of interest or importance to:
  3. To cause to feel uneasy or anxious
To exhaust or weaken with strain of any sort
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  1. To exhaust or weaken with strain of any sort
  2. To cause discomfort to; trouble
  3. To mar or otherwise treat (an object or fabric, for example) to give the appearance of an antique or of heavy prior use.
To come to the mind of continually; obsess:
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  1. To come to the mind of continually; obsess:
  2. To inhabit, visit, or appear to in the form of a ghost or other supernatural being.
  3. To appear or recur repeatedly to, often to the point of obsession
To haunt or trouble in mind, esp. to an abnormal degree; preoccupy greatly
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  1. To haunt or trouble in mind, esp. to an abnormal degree; preoccupy greatly
  2. To be obsessed or preoccupied
(Rare) To torture
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  1. (Rare) To torture
  2. To cause to undergo great physical pain or mental anguish.
  3. To annoy, pester, or harass:
To make uncomfortable; distress.
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  1. To make uncomfortable; distress.
  2. To cause discomfort to; distress
To put to inconvenience; trouble.
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  1. To put to inconvenience; trouble.
  2. To cause someone inconvenience
  3. To cause bother to; inconvenience
To bother; inconvenience
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  1. To bother; inconvenience
  2. To cause to be inconvenienced; disturb.
To cause inconvenience to; trouble:
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  1. To cause inconvenience to; trouble:
  2. To cause inconvenience to; cause trouble or bother to; incommode
Find another word for trouble. In this page you can discover 151 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for trouble, like: annoyance, bother, worry, buttinski, worry, strain, stress, struggle, difficult situation, bind and hindrance.