troublesome

[truhb-uhl-suhm]
adjective
1.
causing trouble, annoyance, or difficulty; vexatious: a troublesome situation; a troublesome person.
2.
laborious; difficult.
3.
Archaic. full of distress or affliction.

Origin:
1540–50; trouble + -some1

troublesomely, adverb
troublesomeness, noun
untroublesome, adjective


1. perplexing, galling, harassing. 2. arduous, hard, burdensome.


2. easy.
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troublesome (ˈtrʌbəlsəm)
 
adj
1.  causing a great deal of trouble; worrying, upsetting, or annoying
2.  characterized by violence; turbulent
 
'troublesomely
 
adv
 
'troublesomeness
 
n

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Example sentences
Observers in these light planes scan for potentially troublesome icebergs.
Rose chafers are particularly troublesome in sandy soils.
These troublesome effects, while unpleasant, are rarely life threatening.
In some areas, booming nutria populations have become troublesome as the
  animals develop a taste for farm fare.
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