North American Take needless action that may have detrimental effects.
More example sentences
- I suppose I'm borrowing trouble, but has anyone thought about how to forgive and move on, one way or another?
- It's not borrowing trouble to consider the possibility that he might not come home when this is all over.
- Perhaps her mother was just borrowing trouble, as she was prone to doing.
Definition of borrow trouble in:
- The US English dictionary