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trouble

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈtrʌbl/
WORRY If something troubles you, you think about it a lot and it makes you worry: The situation has been troubling me for a while.Continually thinking aboutCausing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
FORMAL REQUEST formal used to ask someone politely to help you: I'm sorry to trouble you, but could you tell me how to get to the station?Polite expressions
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