What does the word bother mean?

Usage examples for bother

  1. So much the better- now run along, don't bother, we're busy. – Chicken Little Jane by Lily Munsell Ritchie
  2. If not, don't bother about me. – The George Sand-Gustave Flaubert Letters by George Sand, Gustave Flaubert Translated by A.L. McKensie
  3. No, don't bother, I told myself. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover