trouble

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

trouble

noun

Definition of TROUBLE

1
an abnormal state that disrupts a plant's or animal's normal bodily functioning <hoping that the doctor will be able to accurately diagnose my trouble>
Antonyms health, wellness
2
something that may cause injury or harm <that wild dog is trouble, so stay away>
Related Words snare, trap; booby trap
3
something that requires thought and skill for resolution <the police officers first broke up the fight and then asked what the trouble was>
Antonyms answer, solution
4
the active use of energy in producing a result <please, don't go to all that trouble just for me>
5
the state of not being protected from injury, harm, or evil <if you think your brother might be in trouble, then let's go check up on him>

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