Synonyms of bother in English:
1 she had her own life and no one bothered her
disturb, trouble, worry, inconvenience, put out, impose on, pester, badger, harass, molest, plague, beset, torment, nag, hound, dog, chivvy, harry, annoy, upset, irritate, vex, provoke, nettle, try someone's patience, make one's hackles rise
informalhassle, bug, give someone a hard time, get in someone's hair, get on someone's case, get up someone's nose, rub up the wrong way, drive up the wall
Northern English informalmither
North American informalride, devil
Australian/New Zealand informalheavy
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2 the food was such a bother to cook
nuisance, pest, palaver, rigmarole, job, trial, tribulation, bind, bore, drag, inconvenience, difficulty, trouble, problem, irritation, annoyance, vexation
informalhassle, performance, pantomime, song and dance, headache, pain, pain in the neck, pain in the backside
Australian/New Zealand informalnark
vulgar slangpain in the arse/ass
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