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hasslenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈhæs.əl/ us   /ˈhæs.əl/ informal
(a situation causing) difficulty or trouble: I can't face the hassle of moving again. My boss has been giving me a lot of hassle this week. It's one of the few bars that women can go to and not get any hassle from men. It was such a hassle trying to get my bank account changed that I nearly gave up. I should have taken it back to the shop but I just didn't think it was worth (all) the hassle.

hassleverb [T]

uk   /ˈhæs.əl/ us   /ˈhæs.əl/
(Definition of hassle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hasslenoun [C]

us   /ˈhæs·əl/ infml
a situation that causes difficulty or trouble, or an argument: Bad weather was the major hassle during our trip. I got into a hassle with my father about being late.
hassle
verb [T] us   /ˈhæs·əl/
infml The kids keep hassling me about going to Disney World.
(Definition of hassle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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