What does troublous mean?

Definitions for troublous
ˈtrʌb ləstrou·blous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. troublousadjective

    full of trouble

    "these are troublous times"


  1. troublousadjective

    Of a liquid: thick, muddy, full of sediment.

  2. troublousadjective

    Troubled, confused.

  3. troublousadjective

    Causing trouble; troublesome, vexatious.

  4. Etymology: From troubleus, corresponding to.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Troublousadjective

    Tumultuous; confused; disordered; put into commotion. An elegant word, but disused.

    Etymology: from trouble.

    He along would fly
    Upon the streaming rivers, sport to find;
    And oft would dare tempt the troublous wind. Edmund Spenser.

    Soon as they this mock king did espy,
    Their troublous strife they stinted by and by. Hubb. Tale.

    No other noise, nor people’s troublous cries,
    As still are wont t’ annoy the walled town,
    Might there be heard. Fairy Queen, b. i.

    As a tall ship tossed in troublous seas,
    Whom raging winds threaten to make the prey
    Of the rough rocks. Fairy Queen, b. ii.

    Then, masters, look to see a troublous world. William Shakespeare.

    Only one supply
    In four years troublous and expensive reign. Daniel.


  1. troublous

    Troublous refers to something that is causing distress, worry, or annoyance; disturbing or troubled; filled with or characterized by trouble or unrest.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Troublousadjective

    full of trouble; causing trouble

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of troublous in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of troublous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    relating to or concerned with a city or densely populated area
    A disjointed
    B urban
    C busy
    D sought

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