troubled

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

troubled

adjective

: worried or anxious

: having many problems

Full Definition of TROUBLED

1
a :  concerned, worried <troubled feelings about the decision>
b :  exhibiting emotional or behavioral problems <a program for troubled youth>
2
:  characterized by or indicative of trouble <our troubled cities> <a gray and troubled sky>

Examples of TROUBLED

  1. She seemed troubled about something.
  2. These have been troubled times.

First Known Use of TROUBLED

14th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: troubledly
Previous Word in the Dictionary: trouble (noun)
All Words Near: troubled

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up troubled? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More