troub

n
British
See trub

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • troub — /ˈtrub/ (say troohb) noun Colloquial a tram conductor. Also, trube. {jocular use of troubadour} …   Australian English dictionary

  • trouble-house — troubˈle house, troubˈle state, troubˈle town or troubˈle world noun (archaic or poetic) Someone who disturbs the peace of a house, state, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑trouble …   Useful english dictionary

  • trouble-state — troubˈle house, troubˈle state, troubˈle town or troubˈle world noun (archaic or poetic) Someone who disturbs the peace of a house, state, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑trouble …   Useful english dictionary

  • trouble-town — troubˈle house, troubˈle state, troubˈle town or troubˈle world noun (archaic or poetic) Someone who disturbs the peace of a house, state, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑trouble …   Useful english dictionary

  • trouble-world — troubˈle house, troubˈle state, troubˈle town or troubˈle world noun (archaic or poetic) Someone who disturbs the peace of a house, state, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑trouble …   Useful english dictionary

  • trouble — troub|le1 W2S1 [ˈtrʌbəl] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(problems)¦ 2¦(bad point)¦ 3¦(bad situation)¦ 4¦(worries)¦ 5¦(effort)¦ 6 no trouble 7¦(health)¦ 8¦(machine/system)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(PROBLEMS)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • troubled — troub|led [ˈtrʌbəld] adj 1.) worried or anxious troubled face/eyes/look ▪ Benson looked troubled when he heard the news. 2.) having many problems ▪ These are troubled times for the coal industry. ▪ the troubled electronics company troubled… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • troublemaker — troub|le|mak|er [ˈtrʌbəlˌmeıkə US ər] n someone who deliberately causes problems or arguments ▪ a handful of troublemakers who are damaging the club s reputation …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Troubles — Troub|les, the n [plural] a name used, especially in Ireland, for the political problems connected with Ireland s relationship with the UK. The events in the early 1920s, when Ireland was fighting to become an independent country, were called the …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • troubleshooter — troub|le|shoot|er [ˈtrʌbəlˌʃu:tə US ər] n 1.) an independent person who is employed to come into an organization to deal with serious problems 2.) computer software which asks you a series of questions to try to find the cause of a computer… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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