Troublesomely
Troublesome Trou"ble*some, a. Giving trouble or anxiety; vexatious; burdensome; wearisome. [1913 Webster]

This troublesome world. --Book of Common Prayer. [1913 Webster]

These troublesome disguises that we wear. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

My mother will never be troublesome to me. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Uneasy; vexatious; perplexing; harassing; annoying; disgusting; irksome; afflictive; burdensome; tiresome; wearisome; importunate. [1913 Webster] -- {Trou"ble*some*ly}, adv. -- {Trou"ble*some*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • troublesomely — adverb see troublesome …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • troublesomely — See troublesome. * * * …   Universalium

  • troublesomely — adverb In a troublesome manner …   Wiktionary

  • troublesomely — adv. in a bothersome manner, annoyingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • troublesomely — trou·ble·some·ly …   English syllables

  • troublesomely — adverb see troublesome …   Useful english dictionary

  • troublesome — troublesomely, adv. troublesomeness, n. /trub euhl seuhm/, adj. 1. causing trouble, annoyance, or difficulty; vexatious: a troublesome situation; a troublesome person. 2. laborious; difficult. 3. Archaic. full of distress or affliction. [1540 50; …   Universalium

  • Importunate — Im*por tu*nate ([i^]m*p[^o]r t[ u]*n[asl]t), a. [See {Importune}.] 1. Troublesomely urgent; unreasonably solicitous; overpressing in request or demand; urgent; teasing; as, an importunate petitioner, curiosity. Whewell. [1913 Webster] 2. Hard to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Importunately — Importunate Im*por tu*nate ([i^]m*p[^o]r t[ u]*n[asl]t), a. [See {Importune}.] 1. Troublesomely urgent; unreasonably solicitous; overpressing in request or demand; urgent; teasing; as, an importunate petitioner, curiosity. Whewell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Importunateness — Importunate Im*por tu*nate ([i^]m*p[^o]r t[ u]*n[asl]t), a. [See {Importune}.] 1. Troublesomely urgent; unreasonably solicitous; overpressing in request or demand; urgent; teasing; as, an importunate petitioner, curiosity. Whewell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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