The-definition.com

Definition

Problem

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.
Share it:  Cite

More from this Section

  • Variable pay systems
    Variable pay systems in which an individual’s compensation is contingent on performance; ...
  • Preemptive right
    Preemptive right is a shareholder’s right to purchase shares of a company’s new stock ...
  • Making a Resource Valuable
    Before proceeding to explain each basis for making resources valuable, we suggest that ...
  • Grand strategy clusters
    Strategies that may be more advantageous for firms to choose under one of four sets of ...
  • Strategic alliance
    Strategic alliance is a partnership between an organization and a foreign company partner ...