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noun bother pronunciation in British English /ˈbɒðə(r)/
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    [uncountable] trouble or difficulty caused by doing something when this is annoying but not very serious
    It will be an awful lot of bother going by bus.
    the bother of doing something: I didn’t want the bother of carrying a camera around.
    save someone the bother: I’ll get a taxi and save you the bother of taking me.



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