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Idioms for problem
- (used as a conventional reply to a request or to express confirmation or affirmation): Sure, no problem, I can do that right away.
- (used as a conventional reply to an expression of gratitude or thanks): No problem, I’m glad I could help!
Origin of problem
OTHER WORDS FROM problemsub·prob·lem, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for problem
We can now create video-game quality simulations to evaluate complex skills like creativity or problem-solving.Why hasn’t digital learning lived up to its promise?|Walter Thompson|September 17, 2020|TechCrunch
The competition will be an ersatz astronaut training program of sorts, including physical challenges, as well as puzzles and problem-solving tasks, as well as emotionally challenging scenarios, according to Deadline.Contestants will compete for a SpaceX trip to the International Space Station in new reality TV show|Darrell Etherington|September 17, 2020|TechCrunch
Lindsey Graham has changed after 25 years in Washington into someone who puts his political fortunes ahead of problem-solving.Jaime Harrison Says He Feels ‘A Little Sad’ For Lindsey Graham|Hope Wright|September 17, 2020|Essence.com
When you have armed soldiers on the streets, I think, as a public affairs officer, that’s a perception problem in and of itself.Mobilizing the National Guard Doesn’t Mean Your State Is Under Martial Law. Usually.|by Logan Jaffe|September 17, 2020|ProPublica
The problem in Venezuela is not the oil, it’s the political system.Does Anyone Really Know What Socialism Is? (Ep. 408 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|September 17, 2020|Freakonomics
Several times, either because they forgot or they had a technical problem, they connected directly, and we could see them.
Every once in a while, they act swiftly and acknowledge the problem.
Part of the problem is the mandate of the war and the means with which the U.S. is fighting it do not match up.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The third problem is the evidence of corroborating witnesses.Buckingham Palace Disputes Sex Allegations Against Prince ‘Randy Andy’|Tom Sykes|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But this physical involvement, or lack of it, is only part of the problem.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And now let me come to the second problem we opened up in connection with college education—the problem of its extension.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
No man can believe it who tests it by his reason in the same way in which he would test any modern problem.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
But the essential problem of to-day is to know how far we are to depart from its principles.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
We notice that more attention is given to the problem of placing a feature than to that of making a likeness of it.Children's Ways|James Sully
But the West is not in its essence a time problem; there, they can wait—next week—next month.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
British Dictionary definitions for problem
- any thing, matter, person, etc, that is difficult to deal with, solve, or overcome
- (as modifier)a problem child
Word Origin for problem
Idioms and Phrases with problem
see no problem.