Definition of trouble oneself
: to do something that would assist someone —used in the negative to say that help is not needed Tell him not to trouble himself-I can handle it.
Word by Word Definitions
: the quality or state of being troubled especially mentally
: public unrest or disturbance
: an instance of trouble
: to agitate mentally or spiritually : worry, disturb
: to put to exertion or inconvenience
: to produce physical disorder in : afflict
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
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