- the violence and civil war in Ireland, 1920–22.
- the conflict between Protestants and Catholics in Northern Ireland, beginning in 1969.
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Even losses in the low double-digit billions will spell trouble for the insurance industry, according to Credit Suisse analysts.Insurers are getting nervous as Hurricane Laura is set to make landfall as a powerful Category 4 storm|Jeremy Kahn|August 26, 2020|Fortune
Two trials by Johns Hopkins University researchers have also had trouble attracting patients to participate, which has pushed back the delivery of results.Trump’s push to approve COVID-19 convalescent plasma treatment could delay efforts to better understand it|Claire Zillman, reporter|August 24, 2020|Fortune
Apple has said Epic made trouble for itself by offering customers a way to directly buy items for Fortnite and circumvent the App Store fees.Apple fires back at Epic Games, saying it sought ‘side’ deal on Fortnite fee|Verne Kopytoff|August 21, 2020|Fortune
Kohl’s sales fell 23% in its recently finished second quarter, but the retailer’s chief executive sees a lot of opportunity in the even bigger troubles many of its rivals are facing.Why Kohl’s CEO thinks the retailer can win market share amid the COVID carnage|Phil Wahba|August 18, 2020|Fortune
For London, England-based freelance creative director Belen Wilson, the trouble won’t be virtual learning but figuring out childcare once school is over as there won’t be after school programs this fall.‘They need to model empathy’: Agency workers prepare for the start to a most unusual school year|Kristina Monllos|August 18, 2020|Digiday
Instead, spa hotels filled up with over 30,000 refugees from the war-troubled Donbas region of eastern Ukraine.
But South Koreans have a troubled history with American intervention in Korean markets.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea|Rich Goldstein|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They wrote about subjects that they knew intimately, or that troubled or fascinated them, which is what all novelists do.
But after a troubled history with alcohol, some tribes are wary.Tribes to U.S. Government: Take Your Weed and Shove It|Abby Haglage|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yet here we are, dispensing another dollop of inhumanity to some of the most troubled and despised people in America.
My entrails were troubled in seeking her: therefore shall I possess a good possession.
A physician was troubled to remember on which side of the heart are the “mitral valves.”Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
The suggestion seemed a likely one, so I interrupted the flow of Elmer's troubled thoughts to say good-night, and went out.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
The courts have been often troubled about the degree of care required of bailees, as it differs under varying circumstances.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
Fear ye not, neither be ye troubled from that time I have made thee to hear, and have declared: you are my witnesses.
British Dictionary definitions for trouble
- political unrest or public disturbances
- the Troubles political violence in Ireland during the 1920s or in Northern Ireland between the late 1960s and the late 1990s
Derived forms of troubletroubled, adjectivetroubler, noun
Word Origin for trouble
Other Idioms and Phrases with trouble
In addition to the idioms beginning with trouble
- trouble one's head with
- trouble someone for
- borrow trouble
- fish in troubled waters
- go to the trouble
- in trouble with
- pour oil on troubled waters