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I shouldn't wonder if she thought me troublesome in those days.

To people who are, and who can afford them, they are a troublesome necessity.

It's been hot, and of course it's troublesome to tell me everything.

Tenancy at a fixed rental is preferred, as less complicated and troublesome.

Why should this troublesome matter come to her when she had so much to bear, so much to do.

This troublesome little estate has to be settled tomorrow afternoon.

They've been learnt to do all sorts of hard and troublesome things.

Egyptian history is too troublesome, anyhow, for a normal man to grasp.

There was some troublesome business I had to carry out in Cairo.

"I am afeard I am too troublesome to you, sir," said the boy.

WORD ORIGIN

1540s, from trouble + -some (1).

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.