Bother and Get to


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Bother verb – Cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations.
Usage example: Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me

Get to is a synonym for bother. In some cases you can use "Get to" instead a verb "Bother".
Nearby Words: bothered, bothersome, botheration, bothering
Synonyms for Bother

Get to

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Get to verb – Cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations.
Bother is a synonym for get to in upset topic. You can use "Bother" instead a verb "Get to", if it concerns topics such as worry, disconcert, annoy, badger.
Synonyms for Get to

Both terms in one sentence

  • On that note, it seems hard to insure someone wouldn't be killed before he could get to them, and why bother?
  • Kinnikuman in his early appearances was so pathetic that monsters wouldn't even bother attacking Tokyo if he was the only hero they'd get to fight.
    Source: Failure Hero
  • Manga / Gourmet Girl Graffiti Unfortunately when they get to the station, it's completely full, and Kirin is forced to wait another hour for the next train since she didn't bother getting a ticket.
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Get to or Bother. 2016. Accessed November 28, 2021.

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