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Hassle vs. Struggle

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  • Hassle (noun)

    Trouble, bother, unwanted annoyances or problems.

    "I went through a lot of hassle to be the first to get a ticket."

  • Hassle (noun)

    A fight or argument.

  • Hassle (noun)

    An action which is not worth the difficulty involved.

  • Hassle (verb)

    To trouble, to bother, to annoy.

    "The unlucky boy was hassled by a gang of troublemakers on his way home."

  • Hassle (verb)

    To pick a fight or start an argument.

  • Struggle (noun)

    A contortion of the body in an attempt to escape or to perform a difficult task.

  • Struggle (noun)

    Strife, contention, great effort.

  • Struggle (verb)

    To strive, to labour in difficulty, to fight (for or against), to contend.

    "During the centuries, the people of Ireland struggled constantly to assert their right to govern themselves."

  • Struggle (verb)

    To strive, or to make efforts, with a twisting, or with contortions of the body.

    "She struggled to escape from her assailant's grasp."

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Hassle (noun)

    An inconvenience caused by difficulties encountered trying to accomplish a task; as, finding a parking place in midtown is always a hassle.

  • Hassle (noun)

    disorderly fighting; an angry dispute or disturbance.

  • Hassle (verb)

    to dispute or quarrel, often over petty disagreements.

  • Hassle (verb)

    To expend excessive time and energy trying to accomplish a task.

  • Hassle

    to repeatedly annoy; as, He is known to hassle his staff when he is overworked.

  • Struggle (verb)

    To strive, or to make efforts, with a twisting, or with contortions of the body.

  • Struggle (verb)

    To use great efforts; to labor hard; to strive; to contend forcibly; as, to struggle to save one's life; to struggle with the waves; to struggle with adversity.

  • Struggle (verb)

    To labor in pain or anguish; to be in agony; to labor in any kind of difficulty or distress.

  • Struggle (noun)

    A violent effort or efforts with contortions of the body; agony; distress.

  • Struggle (noun)

    Great labor; forcible effort to obtain an object, or to avert an evil.

  • Struggle (noun)

    Contest; contention; strife.

Webster Dictionary
  • Hassle (noun)

    an angry disturbance;

    "he didn't want to make a fuss"

    "they had labor trouble"

    "a spot of bother"

  • Hassle (noun)

    disorderly fighting

  • Hassle (verb)

    annoy continually or chronically;

    "He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked"

    "This man harasses his female co-workers"

  • Struggle (noun)

    an energetic attempt to achieve something;

    "getting through the crowd was a real struggle"

    "he fought a battle for recognition"

  • Struggle (noun)

    an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals);

    "the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"

    "police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs"

  • Struggle (noun)

    strenuous effort;

    "the struggle to get through the crowd exhausted her"

  • Struggle (verb)

    make a strenuous or labored effort;

    "She struggled for years to survive without welfare"

    "He fought for breath"

  • Struggle (verb)

    to exert strenuous effort against opposition;

    "he struggled to get free from the rope"

  • Struggle (verb)

    climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling

  • Struggle (verb)

    be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight;

    "the tribesmen fought each other"

    "Siblings are always fighting"

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