rubbing the wrong way


present participle of rub the wrong way
as in annoying
to disturb the peace of mind of (someone) especially by repeated disagreeable acts Those customers really rubbed their server the wrong way.

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“Rubbing the wrong way.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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