What does the word problem mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A perplexing question.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Problematically.

Usage examples for problem

  1. Even Miss Wangle had her problem. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  2. He never gave himself away; he kept back his secret; there was always a gentle problem behind all. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  3. Well, you leave that part of the problem to me. – The Intriguers by William Le Queux