pet peeve

noun

Definition of pet peeve

  1. :  a frequent subject of complaint

Examples of pet peeve in a sentence

  1. One of my biggest pet peeves is people driving too slowly on the highway.

1917

First Known Use of pet peeve

1917


PET PEEVE Defined for English Language Learners

pet peeve

noun

Definition of pet peeve for English Language Learners

  • : something that annoys or bothers a person very much

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