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It was such a stupid question, I didn't even bother to reply.
Has anyone ever bothered to ask the students for their opinion?
Why bother with the expense of a babysitter if Carla will do it for free?
He won't come, so don't bother inviting him.
There was something about him that really bothered her.
Does it bother you that people think you're older than him?
This is the American English definition of bother. View British English definition of bother.