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Synonyms for bothering

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Thus people should admire the flamingos from afar without bothering them.
2) This manager has individual or group meetings with the players, reviewing videos which show players not showing requisite heart - eg a player not bothering to track back when the goal is threatened.
While being "paired" seems, in the minds of some politicians to be a perfectly legitimate reason for not bothering to attend and cast a vote, it in no way corresponds to actually voting to oppose a proposal.
It's time to dig deep and look at what's been bothering you for so long that you've almost grown accustomed to it and accepted it.
Frankly, I don't know why they are bothering. They might as well chuck the ashes in a skip.
I AM fed up with the number of people I have heard saying that they won't be bothering to vote in the forthcoming election.