Examples of thorn in a Sentence
your constant questions are a thorn in my side
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But every year, the thorn in the festival's side is appropriative fashion.
The young politician rose quickly to become a leading voice in the black rights movement, and a thorn in the side of opposing politicians.
The pole cucumber is the thorn in the side of the cucumber’s otherwise sterling reputation.
That especially applies to the vegetation as anyone who has tangled with catclaw, backed into a tasajillo or hopped on one leg when a mesquite thorn poked all the way through a boot sole and punctured a foot will attest.
Burns responded by striking out Alex Samples for his sixth strikeout of the game before issuing back-to-back two-out walks to load the bases for Harris -- the Missouri (21-7, 5-4 SEC) leadoff man who was a thorn in No.
He's been a consistent critic and thorn in Wall Street's side, a progressive champion in the mold of U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and President Barack Obama.
Oh, yeah, the Yankees can pitch, too, and could be the No. 1 thorn in the Astros' side come October. 4.
Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file 700 K Street Youssefi began working almost a decade ago on the 700 block of K Street, long a thorn in the side of a downtown struggling for revival.
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