Engelsk ordbog

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Engelsk navneord: bother

1. bother (om begivenhed) an angry disturbance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe didn't want to make a fuss.
They had labor trouble.
A spot of bother.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)fuss, hassle, trouble

Mindre specifikke termerdisturbance, perturbation

2. bother (om erkendelse) something or someone that causes trouble; a source of unhappiness

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWashing dishes was a nuisance before we got a dish washer.
A bit of a bother.
He's not a friend, he's an infliction.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)annoyance, botheration, infliction, pain, pain in the ass, pain in the neck

Mindre specifikke termernegative stimulus

Mere specifikke termerirritant, nuisance, plague, thorn

Engelsk udsagnsord: bother

1. bother (om adfærd) take the trouble to do something; concern oneself

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe did not trouble to call his mother on her birthday.
Don't bother, please.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)inconvenience oneself, trouble, trouble oneself

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE

Mindre specifikke termerreach, strain, strive

2. bother (om følelse) cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me.
It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)annoy, chafe, devil, get at, get to, gravel, irritate, nark, nettle, rag, rile, vex

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerdisplease

Mere specifikke termerantagonise, antagonize, beset, chevvy, chevy, chivvy, chivy, eat into, fret, fret, get, get under one's skin, grate, harass, harry, hassle, molest, peeve, plague, provoke, rankle, ruffle

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningchafe

3. bother (om adfærd) to cause inconvenience or discomfort to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSorry to trouble you, but....

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)discommode, disoblige, incommode, inconvenience, put out, trouble

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termeraffect, bear on, bear upon, impact, touch, touch on

Mere specifikke termerdistress, straiten

4. bother (om bevægelse) intrude or enter uninvited

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDon't bother the professor while she is grading term papers.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerintrude, irrupt

5. bother (om følelse) make nervous or agitated

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe mere thought of her bothered him and made his heart beat faster.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe bad news will bother him, The performance is likely to bother Sue

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termeragitate, charge, charge up, commove, excite, rouse, turn on

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbother

6. bother (om følelse) make confused or perplexed or puzzled

Eksempler på anvendelseThe bad news will bother him

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerconfuse, disconcert, flurry, put off

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbother

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