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**problem**(n = noun.state) job - a state of difficulty that needs to be resolved; "she and her husband are having problems"; "it is always a job to contact him"; "urban problems such as traffic congestion and smog"
is a kind of
difficulty
**problem**(n = noun.communication) - a question raised for consideration or solution; "our homework consisted of ten problems to solve"
is a kind of
head,
question
**problem**(n = noun.cognition) trouble - a source of difficulty; "one trouble after another delayed the job"; "what's the problem?"
is a kind of
difficulty

has particulars: race problem, balance-of-payments problem

Derived forms adjective problematic

has particulars: mystifier, puzzle, puzzler, teaser, case, homework problem, brain-teaser, conundrum, enigma, riddle, poser, sticker, stumper, toughie, gordian knot, koan, pons asinorum, rebus

has particulars: pressure point, can of worms, deep water, growing pains, hydra, matter

Derived form adjective problematical

- A question proposed for solution; a matter stated for examination or proof; hence, a matter difficult of solution or settlement; a doubtful case; a question involving doubt.
*Bacon.*[*1913 Webster*] - Anything which is required to be done; as, in geometry, to bisect a line, to draw a perpendicular; or, in algebra, to find an unknown quantity. [
*1913 Webster*]" Problem differs from theorem in this, that a problem is something to be done, as to bisect a triangle, to describe a circle, etc.; a theorem is something to be proved, as that all the angles of a triangle are equal to two right angles." [*1913 Webster*]

1 a doubtful or difficult matter requiring a solution (how to prevent it is a problem; the problem of ventilation).

2 something hard to understand or accomplish or deal with.

3 (attrib.) a causing problems; difficult to deal with (problem child). b (of a play, novel, etc.) in which a social or other problem is treated.

4 a Physics & Math. an inquiry starting from given conditions to investigate or demonstrate a fact, result, or law. b Geom. a proposition in which something has to be constructed (cf. THEOREM).

5 a (in various games, esp. chess) an arrangement of men, cards, etc., in which the solver has to achieve a specified result. b a puzzle or question for solution.

Etymology

ME f. OF probleme or L problema f. Gk problema -matos f. proballo (as PRO-(2), ballo throw)

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