1. [ noun ] an angry disturbance
Synonyms: trouble bother fuss

"he didn't want to make a fuss" "they had labor trouble" "a spot of bother"

Related terms: perturbation harass
2. [ verb ] annoy continually or chronically
Synonyms: beset plague harry provoke chivy molest chevy chivvy chevvy harass

"He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked" "This man harasses his female co-workers"

Related terms: annoy nettle torment haze fuss aggravation plague harasser harassment
3. [ noun ] disorderly fighting
Synonyms: scuffle dogfingt rough-and-tumble tussle
Related terms: fight tussle
Similar spelling:   Hasley