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1trouble/ˈtrʌbəl/noun
pluraltroubles
1trouble
/ˈtrʌbəl/
noun
pluraltroubles
Learner's definition of TROUBLE  
: problems or difficulties
[noncount]
[count]
— usually plural
[noncount] 
: a situation that is difficult or has a lot of problems
   b : a situation that occurs if you do something wrong or break a rule and which will make someone angry or cause you to be punished— often + with
[noncount] : a physical pain or illness
[noncount] : a situation in which a machine does not work correctly
[singular] : a bad feature, characteristic, quality, etc.— often + with
[noncount] : extra effort or work

ask for trouble

— see ask

look for trouble

— see 1look
2trouble/ˈtrʌbəl/verb
troublestroubledtroubling
2trouble
/ˈtrʌbəl/
verb
troublestroubledtroubling
Learner's definition of TROUBLE  
[+ object]
: to make (someone) feel worried or upset
: worry
formal : to disturb or bother (someone)
: to cause (someone) to feel pain
: to make an effort to do something
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