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Get on one's nerves

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The action of someone irritates others.
Make someone upset.

Sample Usage


1) Situation: In the Dining Hall, volume of the T.V. is kept very high.

Father to child: It is okay if the T.V. is on, but the volume is getting on my nerves.

2) Situation: Wife and husband go for shopping. Husband gets irritated over the time taken for shopping.

Husband to wife : It is getting on my nerves when you take so long to finish your shopping.

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