trouble (oneself) (to do something)

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trouble (oneself) (to do something)

To burden or inconvenience oneself with the undertaking of some task. Often used in negative constructions. Don't trouble yourself, Jeremy, I can cut the lawn myself another time. He couldn't trouble himself to make a backup of the computer, and now he's lost all of his work.
See also: trouble

trouble oneself (to do something)

to bother oneself to do something. He didn't even trouble himself to turn off the light when he left. No, thank you. I don't need any help. Please don't trouble yourself.
See also: trouble
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7Tombstone (1993) RUTHLESS outlaws looking for trouble head to the town of Tombs T tone forcing lawman Wyatt Earp (Kurt K Russell) out of retirement.
7 TOMBSTONE (1993) RUTHLESS outlaws looking for trouble head to the town of Tombstone forcing lawman Wyatt Earp (Kurt Russell) out of retirement.
However, don't be too sure of any such sign of clear leadership from the top, as Taylor has never given me the impression of being happy to meet trouble head on.
Although some of these estimates may be disturbing for today's professional, I believe it's better to face trouble head on, and prepare for it.
Initially I was worried about what might happen them in the second-half, but it was the latter stages of the first-half that they met trouble head on.
Slaneyside Demon and, to a lesser extent, Rosshill View have to enter calculations in an interesting contest, but neither really quite has the current profile to trouble Head Iton Jordan, who can go round the first bend close to the action and draw right away on the final circuit.
Some fear it would lead to violence as clubs with reputations for trouble head north.
And whether the man who has met trouble head on throughout his life could stay away from temptation for so long has to be questionable.
The irony is that on the pitch Dallaglio is a clever, wily player tackling trouble head on.
It's time for the Cody boys to make some important decisions about their future, but spoilers for "Animal Kingdom" Season 3, episode 5 reveal the family may not be prepared for all of the trouble headed their way.
Klopp had picked up on the body language in Liverpool's recent matches - the fact that at the first sign of trouble heads dropped and shoulders hunched.
THERE seems to be more trouble headed the way of The Energy and Resources Institute ( TERI) director general R.
It also concludes the tale of Micah and Eli, survivors in the tough, frontier world of The Weald, who manage throughout this book to generally avoid most of the trouble headed their way.
CHELTENHAM Gold Cup winner Looks Like Trouble heads 19 entries for the James Nicholson Ulster Champion Chase at Down Royal.
PEARL: Florida Pearl who can reverse its Cheltenham showing to win at Down Royal; WINNING RUN: Looks Like Trouble heads for the winning post at Cheltenham; CHALLENGER: Limestone Lad who will be hard pushed to see off Knife Edge; READY: Willie Mullins