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get on one's nerves

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to disturb the peace of mind of (someone) especially by repeated disagreeable acts
  • That constant humming is really getting on my nerves.

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“Get on one's nerves.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/get%20on%20one's%20nerves. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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