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peeve
American English: /piv/
British English: /piːv/

Translation of peeve in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • fastidiar
    darle rabia a
    it peeves her that I earn more money than she does
    le fastidia or le da rabia que yo gane más que ella
    Example sentences
    • The insurance companies are particularly peeved at the absence of the risk management concept in the revised tariff.
    • She's peeved, and you're left wondering if she's having a brain lapse or something.
    • Actually I'm a sore loser and will only be peeved when I don't win.

noun

  • his current pet peeve is …
    ahora le ha dado la manía de …
    Example sentences
    • I'm just telling you to put your peeves in perspective - whether smaller or larger focus.
    • Martin's peeve is poorly planned development.
    • Though I spend a fair amount of time in his company, I nurse a particular peeve against him.
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