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Main Entry: 1trou·ble
Pronunciation: primarystresstrschwab-schwal
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): trou·bled; trou·bling /primarystresstrschwab-(schwa-)lieng/
1 a : to disturb or become disturbed mentally or spiritually : WORRY <her continued absence troubled him> b : to produce physical disorder in : AFFLICT <troubled with weak knees> c : to put to exertion or inconvenience <may I trouble you for the salt>
2 : to put into confused motion <wind troubled the sea>
3 : to make an effort <do not trouble to come>

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