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An issue; something that needs to be resolved
“He has been struggling with the problem of how to keep good workers from leaving.”
A puzzle or a set of questions constructed to exercise the intellect
“I'm going to need more time than you are giving me to tackle this advanced mathematical problem.”
Having the characteristic of being troublesome or unruly
“This problem child does not possess the fortitude to handle discipline.”
A nuisance
“I can be a real problem if you rub me the wrong way.”
A difficult or tangled situation
“The gear lever came away in my hand which left me in a bit of a problem.”
A conflict of interest or a dispute
“If you have a problem with him, you have a problem with me.”
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