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trouble

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verb
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noun
1 noun problemsfadhb fem2  c m udeacracht fem3  c m ushe wanted to forget her troubles bhí sí ag iarraidh dearmad a dhéanamh ar a cuid trioblóidíthey have financial troubles tá deacrachtaí airgid acuhe has heart trouble tá fadhb croí aige, tá an croí ag cur as dó, tá croí fabhtach aigewe had engine trouble bhí fadhb againn leis an inneallit could spell trouble d'fhéadfadh sé trioblóid a tharraingtto tell sb your troubles insint do dhuine faoi do chuid trioblóidí, do chuid fadhbanna a roinnt le duinethey're having trouble finding a job tá sé ag dul crua orthu post a fháil, níl ag éirí leo post a fháilwithout too much trouble gan mórán stró, gan mórán duahe was asking for trouble bhí sé ag cuardach trioblóide 2 noun special effort or inconvenienceit's no trouble níl aon deacracht leis sindon't go to any trouble ná bí ag cur aon stró ort féin, ná bí ag cur aon dua ort féinto put sb to a lot of trouble an-stró a chur ar dhuine, an-dua a chur ar dhuineit's more trouble than it's worth ní fiú an tairbhe an trioblóidnothing is too much trouble for her níl aon rud ann nach ndéanfadh síshe went to a lot of trouble to decorate the house chuir sí go leor dua uirthi féin ag maisiú an tíit's no trouble for me to write it down is cuma liomsa é a scríobh síos
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3 noun difficult or dangerous situationshe got into trouble with drugs bhí sí i dtrioblóid le drugaí 4 noun situation in which you'll be punishedhis behaviour used to get him into trouble bhíodh sé i dtrioblóid i ngeall ar a chuid iompairshe was in serious trouble bhí sí i dtrioblóid cheart, bhí sí i bponc ceart 5 noun fighting or bad behaviourtrioblóid fem2  c m uachrann masc1  c m u to make trouble (also to cause trouble)they were making trouble bhí siad ag lorg trioblóide, bhí siad ag iarraidh achrann a tharraingt
verb
6 verb to worry sb TRANSITIVEbheith ag déanamh imní dobheith ag déanamh buartha dobheith ag cur isteach arbheith ag goilliúint arsomething is troubling him tá rud éigin ag déanamh imní dó, tá rud éigin ag déanamh tinnis dó, tá rud éigin ag cur as dóit troubles her that her parents are sick goilleann sé uirthi go bhfuil a cuid tuismitheoirí tinn 7 verb to worry TRANSITIVEdon't be troubled about the price ná bíodh imní ort faoin bpraghas 8 verb to cause problems for sb/sth TRANSITIVEthat city is troubled by crime tá an chathair sin cráite ag an gcoiriúlacht 9 verb to inconvenience someone TRANSITIVEI'm sorry to have troubled you tá brón orm as cur isteach ortmight I trouble you for a glass of water ar mhiste leat gloine uisce a thabhairt dom 10 verb to cause sb pain or discomfort TRANSITIVEbheith ag cur as dobheith ag déanamh tinnis doan injury which has troubled him for a while gortú atá ag cur as dó le tamall 11 verb to bother to do sth TRANSITIVEhe didn't trouble to thank me níor chuir sé de dhua air féin buíochas a ghabháil liom, níor bhac sé le buíochas a ghabháil liom
phrases

to get sb into trouble

he got a girl into trouble d'fhág sé cailín i dtrioblóid, d'fhág sé cailín ag iompar clainne

to be no trouble

the boys were no trouble ní raibh trioblóid ar bith leis na gasúir, ní raibh aon trioblóid ag baint leis na buachaillí

a trouble shared is a trouble halved

laghdú gach anró é a roinnt

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