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Japanese translation of “problem”

problem

noun
 
/ˈprɒb·ləm/
A1 a situation that causes difficulties
問題
health problems I’m having problems with my computer. Drugs have become a serious problem in the area.
no problem informal A2 something that you say to mean you can or will do what someone has asked you to do
(何かを依頼された時に)いいよ, 了解, 任しといて
“Can you get me to the airport by 11.30?” “No problem.”
no problem informal A2 something that you say when someone has thanked you for something
(お礼を言われた時に)お安い御用, どういたしまして
“Thanks for taking me home.” “No problem.”
have a problem with something/someone informal to not like something or someone
~を気にする, ~を受け入れがたい
She can smoke in here – I don’t have a problem with that.
(Definition of problem from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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