trouble englannista suomeksi
vaikeus, ongelma, hankaluus, vaivannäkö
A distressing or dangerous situation.
*(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost) some new trouble raise.
(quote-book)|chapter=7| title=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL5535161W Mr. Pratt's Patients| passage=“I don't know how you and the ‘head,’ as you call him, will get on, but I do know that if you call my duds a ‘livery’ again there'll be trouble. It's bad enough to go around togged out like a life saver on a drill day, but I can stand that 'cause I'm paid for it. What I won't stand is to have them togs called a livery. …”
Efforts taken or expended, typically beyond the normal required.
- She never took the trouble to close them.
- Indeed, by the report of our elders, this nervous preparation for old age is only trouble thrown away.
Liability to punishment; conflict with authority.
Bible, John v. 4
- An angel went down at a certain season into the pool, and troubled the water.
- God looking forth will trouble all his host.
''What she said about narcissism is troubling me.''
Bible, John xii. 27
- Now is my soul troubled.
- Never trouble yourself about those faults which age will cure.
''I will not trouble you to deliver the letter.''
To pains (m) do something.
''I won't trouble to post the letter today; I can do it tomorrow.''
To worry; to be anxious.
1946, (w), ''History of Western Philosophy'', I.26:
- Why trouble about the future? It is wholly uncertain.