Translation of "bother" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈbɒð·ər/ us /ˈbɑ·ðər/

A2 to annoy someone by talking to them when they are busy

Don’t bother your father when he’s working.

to worry or upset someone

I’m used to living by myself – it doesn’t bother me.

to make the effort to do something

molestarse (en)
He didn’t even bother to call.
can’t be bothered informal

If you can’t be bothered to do something, you are too lazy or tired to do it

pasar (de)
I can’t be bothered to iron my clothes.
noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈbɒð·ər/ us /ˈbɑ·ðər/

trouble or problems

I’ll drive you there – it’s no bother!

(Translation of “bother” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈboðə/

to annoy or worry

The noise of the dogs barking bothered the old man.

to take the trouble

Don’t bother to wrap it – I’ll take it as it is.
bothersome adjective

causing bother or annoyance

a bothersome cough.

(Translation of “bother” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)