have a problem with

idiom

: to feel that something is not acceptable or agreeable to oneself
Do you have a problem with something I said?
usually used in negative statements
"We'll have to leave a little early." "OK, I don't have a problem with that."

Examples of have a problem with in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Bey Hive did not have a problem with one of the many surprises Beyoncé had for them at her birthday show. Sadie Bell, Peoplemag, 5 Sep. 2023 In the meantime, Stefanski didn’t have a problem with York getting testy with a reporter during his postgame interview in the locker room. cleveland, 27 Aug. 2023 Nobody will have a problem with Plokhy’s reading of the war as one of national liberation for Ukraine. Michael Kimmage, Foreign Affairs, 22 Aug. 2023 One man who doesn’t have a problem with that, though, is Warren Buffett. Peter Vanham, Fortune, 17 Aug. 2023 There are those, among them some conservative Latter-day Saints, who have a problem with that message and the way it’s delivered. Gordon Monson, The Salt Lake Tribune, 8 Aug. 2023 Here are three takeaways from the Angels’ series with the Mariners: About those runs Unlike their last road series, the Angels didn’t have a problem with runners in scoring position against Seattle. Sarah Valenzuela, Los Angeles Times, 6 Aug. 2023 Ramirez seemed to have a problem with Anderson’s tag, and the two players put up their dukes. Mark Inabinett | Minabinett@al.com, al, 5 Aug. 2023 Others have a problem with gendering any way of eating. Ali Francis, Bon Appétit, 19 July 2023 See More

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“Have a problem with.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%20a%20problem%20with. Accessed 25 Sep. 2023.

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