[ noun ] something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness
"New York traffic is a constant concern" "it's a major worry"
Used in print(John R. Sargent, "Where To Aim Your Planning for Bigger...)
It has multiple implications and possible headaches for your marketing program .
If competition beats you to_it , this exciting new product era can have real headaches in_store .([Anonymous,] "The Attack on Employee Services"...)
Thus , you avoid headaches when an employee wants off for his fourth cousin 's funeral .
Coffee_breaks can be a real headache if not regulated .(Peter J. White, "Report on Laos"...)
Yet Laos was now one of the most explosive headaches of statesmen around the globe .
[ noun ] (medicine) pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs
Used in print(Glayds H. Barr, The Master of Geneva....)
Severe headaches were frequent .(S. J. Perelman, The Rising Gorge. New York:...)
My advice , if you live long enough to continue your vocation , is that the next time you 're attracted by the exotic , pass it up - it 's nothing but a headache .