Definition of why bother
- "I'll try calling again." "Why bother?"
: for what cause, reason, or purpose
: the cause, reason, or purpose for which
: for which : on account of which
: reason, cause
: a baffling problem : enigma
used to express mild surprise, hesitation, approval, disapproval, or impatience
: to annoy especially by petty provocation : irk
: to intrude upon : pester
: to cause to be somewhat anxious or concerned
: a state of petty discomfort, annoyance, or worry
: something that causes petty annoyance or worry
: fuss, inconvenience
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