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ask for trouble

Definition of ask for trouble

informal

  1. :  to behave in a way that is likely to result in trouble <If you invest your money without doing careful research, you're just asking for trouble.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to call on for an answer

    :  to put a question about

    :  speak, utter

troubleplay
  1. :  to agitate mentally or spiritually :  worry, disturb

    :  mistreat, oppress

    :  to produce physical disorder in :  afflict

  1. :  the quality or state of being troubled especially mentally

    :  public unrest or disturbance

    :  an instance of trouble


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