Synonyms of hassle in English:


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1‘parking in the city centre is a hassle’

inconvenience, bother, nuisance, problem, struggle, difficulty, annoyance, irritation, thorn in one's flesh, thorn in one's side, bane of one's life
trials and tribulations, fuss, trouble
informal aggravation, aggro, stress, headache, pain, pain in the backside, pain in the neck
North American informal pain in the butt
British vulgar slang pain in the arse

2‘you'd better not get into a hassle with that guy’

disagreement, quarrel, argument, dispute, altercation, squabble, wrangle, shouting match, difference of opinion, contretemps, falling-out, war of words
fight, tussle, struggle, fracas, free-for-all, brawl
Irish, North American, Australian donnybrook
informal tiff, set-to, run-in, spat, scrap, dust-up
British informal row, barney, slanging match, ding-dong, bust-up, bit of argy-bargy, ruck
Scottish informal rammy
North American informal rhubarb
archaic broil, miff
Scottish archaic threap, collieshangie



1‘they were hassling him to pay up’

harass, pester, nag, go on at, keep on at, keep after, badger, hound, harry, harp on at, chivvy, trouble, bother, worry, torment, annoy, plague, bedevil, persecute
informal bug, give someone a hard time, get in someone's hair, get on someone's case, get on someone's back, breathe down someone's neck
Northern English mither
North American informal devil, ride
Australian, New Zealand informal heavy
rare discommode

leave in peace