Problem is an obstacle that makes achieving a desired goal or purpose difficult.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Problem
- A question proposed for solution; a matter stated for examination or proof; hence, a matter difficult of solution or settlement; a doubtful case; a question involving doubt.
- Anything which is required to be done; as, in geometry, to bisect a line, to draw a perpendicular; or, in algebra, to find an unknown quantity.
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