Meaning of PROBLEM in English

PROBLEM

n.

unsettled question

source of difficulty

1) to cause, create, pose, present a ~

2) to address, tackle; bring up, raise; resolve, settle, solve a ~

3) an acute, difficult, major, pressing, serious; insoluble, insurmountable ~

4) a complicated. involved, knotty, thorny ~

5) a delicate, ticklish ~

6) a minor, petty ~

7) an emotional; physical; psychological; social ~

8) a perennial ~

9) a ~ to + inf. (it's a ~ to make ends meet = it's a ~ making ends meet)

10) ( misc. ) the crux of a ~; to get to the heart of a ~

mathematical statement requiring a solution

11) to do, solve a ~

12) a complicated; difficult; easy; simple ~

The Bbi combinatory dictionary of English, a guide to word combinations.      Комбинаторный словарь английского языка Bbi. Руководство по словосочетаниям.