Definición de get or put someone's back up en inglés:
Make someone annoyed or angry.
Oraciones de ejemplo
- If someone approaches in an aggressive manner then it puts your back up, but we have bent over backwards to help people.
- I can tell when people are smoking nearby and I'm out in the open air and it just puts my back up.
- It just put my back up and made me more and more determined that I was going to speak out.
annoy, irritate, vex, make angry, make cross, anger, exasperate, irk, gall, pique, put out, displease, antagonize, get on someone's nerves, rub up the wrong way, ruffle, ruffle someone's feathers, make someone's hackles rise, raise someone's hackles;
informal aggravate, peeve, hassle, miff, rile, nettle, needle, get, get to, bug, hack off, get under someone's skin, get in someone's hair, get up someone's nose, put someone's nose out of joint, get someone's goat, give someone the hump, rattle someone's cage, drive mad/crazy, drive round the bend/twist, drive up the wall, make someone see red
British informal wind up, nark, get across, get on someone's wick
North American informal tee off, tick off, burn up, rankle, ride, gravel
vulgar slang piss off
British vulgar slang get on someone's tits
informal, , dated give someone the pip, get someone's dander up
rare exacerbate, hump, rasp
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