what's your problem?


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What's (someone's) problem?

Why is someone being so rude, unreasonable, or difficult? Jeez, what's his problem? All I said was hello, and he stormed out of the office. Hey, what's your problem, pal? You can't cut ahead of people in the line!

what’s your ˈproblem?

(spoken, informal) used to show that you think somebody is being unreasonable: What’s your problem? I only asked if you could help me for ten minutes.
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Mail your small business questions to What's Your Problem?, BLACK ENTERPRISE, 130 Fifth Ave., 10th Floor, New York, New York 1001 I, or send an e-mail to gallopg@blackenterprise.com.
Mail your small business-related concerns to What's Your Problem? at Black Enterprise, 130 Fifth Ave., 10th Floor, New York, NY 10011 or send an e-mail to gallopg@blackenterprise.com.
Speaking at his pounds 150,000 home in Bolton, Lancs, yesterday Hutcheon said: "What's your problem? I can't see your problem.
Mail your small business questions to What's Your Problem?, Black Enterprise, 130 Fifth Ave., New York, I NY 10011 or send an e-mail to gallopg@blackenterprise.com.