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- adj. anxious, worried, careworn
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of trouble.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need
- adj. characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination
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Nothing that she could put her finger on, but he walked silently next to her, his expression troubled and withdrawn.
Officials now propose buying what they term troubled assets, without specifying the type, according to a document obtained by Bloomberg News and confirmed by a congressional aide.
She was frowning, her brow furrowed, her expression troubled.
It was not the first time he'd been brought in to run a company which journalists normally prefixed with the word "troubled".
Goodell and the owners have said they are focused on trying to get a labor agreement that fixes what they call a troubled economic system.
I was clipping the BlackBerry onto my belt when Danny returned, his expression troubled.
As she approached the horse, she glanced around the deserted clearing, her expression troubled.
Kimmy rolled up the window, her cheeks red, her expression troubled.
“No problem,” Jennifer said, her expression troubled.
Her name seldom featured in the press unless prefixed by the word "troubled" and accompanied by an account of her battles with drink and drugs and her dependent-abusive relationship with her husband, a petty drug dealer and junkie called Blake Fielder-Civil.