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troubled

adjective

Simple Definition of troubled

  • : worried or anxious

  • : having many problems

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of troubled

  1. 1a :  concerned, worried <troubled feelings about the decision>b :  exhibiting emotional or behavioral problems <a program for troubled youth>

  2. 2 :  characterized by or indicative of trouble <our troubled cities> <a gray and troubled sky>

Examples of troubled in a sentence

  1. She seemed troubled about something.

  2. These have been troubled times.



14th Century

First Known Use of troubled

14th century




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