Troubadour Trouble-free

Trouble

Meanings and phrases

trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a source of difficulty; problem
  2. an angry disturbance; fuss; bother; hassle
  3. an event causing distress or pain
  4. an effort that is inconvenient; difficulty
  5. a strong feeling of anxiety; worry
  6. an unwanted pregnancy

trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. move deeply; disturb; upset
  2. disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed; perturb; unhinge; disquiet; cark; distract; disorder
  3. to cause inconvenience or discomfort to; put out; inconvenience; disoblige; discommode; incommode; bother
  4. cause bodily suffering to and make sick or indisposed; ail; pain
  5. take the trouble to do something; concern oneself; trouble oneself; bother; inconvenience oneself

ask for trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. persist with actions or an attitude despite the probability that it will cause trouble; ask for it

trouble maker

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who deliberately stirs up trouble; troublemaker; troubler; mischief-maker; bad hat

trouble oneself

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take the trouble to do something; concern oneself; trouble; bother; inconvenience oneself

trouble shooter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a worker whose job is to locate and fix sources of trouble (especially in mechanical devices); troubleshooter

financial trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By the late 1980s, the program was in financial trouble.
  • In 1932, Godowsky committed suicide over financial trouble.
  • Kalaya is in serious financial trouble.

having trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bundy began having trouble sleeping, and lost weight.
  • Parsons began having trouble breathing in the summer of 2006.
  • He had lost weight and was having trouble breathing during filming.

no trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It's absolutely no trouble to walk around."
  • Although this produced an unsettling effect no trouble resulted.
  • Schmitt had no trouble in maintaining the advantage he had gained, and won easily.

cause trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At times, both partners cause trouble for the other.
  • He is commanded to let 'no ravening bird cause trouble'.
  • They think it will cause trouble.

more trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It might be a bit more trouble than its worth".
  • Bill's wishes end up causing more trouble due to Lepkey's alcoholism and diminished magical skills.
  • After putting Chakotay in the Kazon brig to save the crew from more trouble, Seska interrogates him.

much trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nothing was too much trouble for them."
  • He added "only months ago he had been in so much trouble with his ice addiction.
  • Processes that are entirely independent are not much trouble to program in a multitasking environment.

trouble when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Jean-Jacques met with trouble when some of his guns burst in 1694.
  • Jai and Annie end up in further trouble when Annie is stuck down a storm drain.
  • Rheanna, Ben, Juno, and Shades usually find themselves in trouble when they're together.

trouble finding

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many swimmers have trouble finding a swim cap that keeps their hair dry.
  • The police had trouble finding the body even though they had good help from civilians.
  • At age 17, Alcott passed the exam for a teaching certificate but had trouble finding work as a teacher.

engine trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He avoided a fine by claiming engine trouble.
  • Wissel retired the Basel car during this with engine trouble.
  • Through it all the "Nimbin" did not once develop engine trouble.

causing trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Their daughter has issues at school, imagining friends and causing trouble.
  • You'll see that the drugs are the reason that Ryan is falling out with everyone and causing trouble.
  • The trio wandered from job to job, usually causing trouble, and the Flash would have to get involved.

ran into trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, he ran into trouble off the field.
  • Immediately, Bane's nomination ran into trouble for three reasons.
  • Kim struck out the side in the eighth, but ran into trouble in the ninth.

serious trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A more serious trouble befell him later in the year.
  • This, of course, was the beginning of serious trouble.
  • The British began to regard him as the fomenter of serious trouble.

trouble getting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As a player Willis had trouble getting to sleep.
  • Walker had trouble getting back up and the referee waved the fight off.
  • In the first round, both teams were having trouble getting their ladder upright.

got into trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Classmates remembered him as a quiet student who never got into trouble.
  • As a young man, he got into trouble with the law and was arrested several times.
  • Ford set the Dodgers down in order in the first inning, but got into trouble in the second inning.

little trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • With this axle little trouble was experienced from the sharp curves.
  • Mahias had little trouble in driving the Chinese skirmishers out of the wood.
  • Unett, having modified the car, had little trouble beating the competition, receiving glowing press reports.

getting into trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He is usually with Pororo and is constantly getting into trouble.
  • Hawkeye lies about the causes and treatments to keep them from getting into trouble.
  • He struggled through school, frequently getting into trouble and had anger management issues.

lot of trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Needless to say they run into a lot of trouble.
  • This is going to cause a lot of trouble.
  • I'm a whole lot of trouble, we're in a whole lot of trouble.

legal trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The band renamed itself Billy Talent after running into legal trouble with the old name.
  • He was often in financial and legal trouble through land speculation and other enterprises and has been called a swindler and scoundrel.
  • In the 1950s the label was flourishing financially, but Ramirez's knowledge of copyright was insufficient and he found himself in some legal trouble.

gets into trouble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In Ecuador, a young Manuela Sáenz gets into trouble at her convent.
  • Weltstein soon gets into trouble, when he stops a coachman from beating a beggar.
  • Sigfried (Wincy Aquino Ong), an unemployed accountant, gets into trouble with his landlord.
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