1. An angry disturbance (synset 107387165)
    "he didn't want to make a fuss"; "they had labor trouble"; "a spot of bother"
  2. Something or someone that causes trouble;
    A source of unhappiness (synset 105838383)
    "washing dishes was a nuisance before we got a dish washer"; "a bit of a bother"; "he's not a friend, he's an infliction"
  1. Take the trouble to do something;
    Concern oneself (synset 202513113)
    "He did not trouble to call his mother on her birthday"; "Don't bother, please"
  2. Cause annoyance in;
    Disturb, especially by minor irritations (synset 201791774)
    "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me"; "It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves"
  3. To cause inconvenience or discomfort to (synset 202513385)
    "Sorry to trouble you, but..."
  4. Intrude or enter uninvited (synset 202022710)
    "Don't bother the professor while she is grading term papers"
  5. Make nervous or agitated (synset 201795564)
    "The mere thought of her bothered him and made his heart beat faster"
  6. Make confused or perplexed or puzzled (synset 201795437)

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