trouble spot


noun

an area in which trouble exists or is expected to develop: There are several diplomatic trouble spots in Central America.

Nearby words

  1. troubetzkoy,
  2. trouble,
  3. trouble man,
  4. trouble one's head with,
  5. trouble someone for,
  6. troubled,
  7. troubled waters,
  8. troublemaker,
  9. troubleproof,
  10. troubleshoot

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British Dictionary definitions for trouble spot

trouble spot

noun

a place of recurring trouble, esp of political unrest
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