1. troubled

adjective. ['ˈtrʌbəld'] characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need.


  • heavy-laden
  • hard put
  • distressed
  • worried
  • struggling
  • stressed
  • disquieted
  • nervous
  • harried
  • anxious
  • tempest-tost
  • fraught
  • disturbed
  • clouded
  • queasy
  • buffeted
  • uneasy
  • harassed
  • tempest-tossed
  • hagridden
  • tempest-swept
  • tormented
  • vexed
  • careful
  • haunted
  • troublous
  • hag-ridden
  • concerned
  • pestered
  • care-laden
  • hard-pressed
  • annoyed
  • mothy
  • suffering
  • upset
  • storm-tossed
  • in a bad way


  • untroubled
  • quiet
  • euphoric
  • elated

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Rhymes with Troubled

  • redoubled
  • doubled
  • bubbled

Sentences with troubled

1. Adjective
Even if your credit history is troubled, your employer may not get to see it.

2. Verb, base form
The high expectations of boot camp can help troubled juveniles develop a sense of confidence in their abilities.

3. Verb, past participle
While some dogs do not appear to be troubled by wearing these helpful tools, others respond poorly.

Quotes about troubled

1. My name is Percy Jackson. I'm twelve years old. Until a few months ago, I was a boarding student at Yancy Academy, a private school for troubled kids in upstate New York.Am I a troubled kid?Yeah. You could say that.
- Rick Riordan, The Lightning Thief

2. When you are in troubled and worried and sick at heartAnd your plans are upset and your world falls apart,Remember God's ready and waiting to shareThe burden you find much to heavy to bear--So with faith, "Let Go and Let GOD"lead your wayInto a brighter and less troubled day
- Helen Steiner Rice

3. Folks, it's time to evolve. That's why we're troubled. You know why our institutions are failing us, the church, the state, everything's failing? It's because, um – they're no longer relevant. We're supposed to keep evolving. Evolution did not end with us growing opposable thumbs. You do know that, right?
- Bill Hicks

2. troubled

adjective. ['ˈtrʌbəld'] characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination.


  • turbulent
  • riotous
  • disruptive
  • tumultuous


  • unagitated
  • easy
  • tame
  • unencumbered