troublous

adjective trou·blous \ ˈtrə-b(ə-)ləs \

Definition of troublous

1 : full of trouble : stormy
  • these troublous times
2 : causing trouble : troublesome
  • inflation is a troublous matter

troublously

adverb

troublousness

noun

Examples of troublous in a Sentence

  1. a troublous teen whose antisocial antics had us all on edge

First Known Use of troublous

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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