Examples of thorn in a Sentence
your constant questions are a thorn in my side
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Matt Sanderson, the leader of the political action committee that had been a thorn in the BCS’s side for two years, celebrated the chaos.
The original Hawthorn thorn is said to have been planted by Joseph of Arimathea — the owner of the tomb where Jesus Christ's body lay from Good Friday until Easter.
Although the Champions League thorn remains on their side along with the unclear nature of Massimiliano Allegri’s status, Juventus continues to be the model club in Italy until someone else steps up.
Nopales are cactus: the big flat green paddles, without the thorns, of course.
Maya, who has long been a thorn in the side of town officials, contends Leonard and Bruder are part of a four-person alliance that dominates the council and Town Hall.
However, Pickford once again proved to be the thorn in Burnley's side as a powerful header from Ben Mee was superbly tipped away from goal.
The Samba stars were on their way to winning the trophy for the fifth time, but Belgium proved a thorn in their side for over an hour before succumbing in Kobe.
Lance Stephenson has done his best to be a thorn in LeBron James' side for years.
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