hassle

Definition of hassle

n.1.An inconvenience caused by difficulties encountered trying to accomplish a task; as, finding a parking place in midtown is always a hassle.
2.disorderly fighting; an angry dispute or disturbance.
v. i.1.to dispute or quarrel, often over petty disagreements.
2.To expend excessive time and energy trying to accomplish a task.
v. t.1.to repeatedly annoy; as, He is known to hassle his staff when he is overworked.

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