The troubling abuse seen in viral footage of the Rutgers basketball team may be more common than we think.
But Clive Irving points to some troubling instances in which other turboprop planes failed in icy weather.
The most troubling of these is the issue of “non-attitudes.”
In the past year, the labor force has actually grown by nearly 700,000, a reversal of a troubling trend.
And a troubling number of scandals have involved misconduct from active-duty U.S. troops, both abroad and at home.
Captain Marat had hit on the thing that was troubling us all.
Demarest grew grave again, as he put the question that was troubling him most.
She calls the servant sir, and insists on not troubling him to hold her plate.
It appeared as though something, that had been troubling him, had been settled to his satisfaction.
I meant no harm, wee Shane, but it happened, and it does be troubling me in my old days.
early 13c., from Old French trubler (11c.), metathesis of turbler, from Vulgar Latin *turbulare, from Late Latin turbidare "to trouble, make turbid," from Latin turbidus (see turbid). Related: Troubled; troubling.
c.1200, "agitation of the mind, emotional turmoil," from Old French truble, related to trubler (see trouble (v.)). From early 15c. as "a concern, a cause for worry." The Troubles in reference to times of violence and unrest in Ireland is attested from 1880, in reference to the rebellion of 1640s.
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