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bothers

verb
present tense third-person singular of bother

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3 to experience concern or anxiety
  • just get the basic concept right and don't bother about the details

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bothers

noun
plural of bother

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1 a state of noisy, confused activity
  • the whole household was in a bother, as our overnight guests were expected to arrive any minute

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2 one who is obnoxiously annoying
  • the woman next-door is such a bother—always dropping in at the most inopportune moments!

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4 the feeling of impatience or anger caused by another's repeated disagreeable acts
  • never let his personal bothers interfere with his responsibilities at work

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“Bothers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bothers. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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