Synonyms of thorn in English:

thorn

noun

Phrases

thorn in the flesh (or in someone's side)

he has become a thorn in the flesh of any establishment you're an irritant, a thorn in his side, an embarrassment annoyanceirritantirritationsource of irritationsource of vexationsource of annoyancepinprickpestbothertrialtormentplagueinconveniencenuisancemenace informalaggravationpeevepainpain in the neckbindboreheadachehassleScottish informalnyaffskelfNorth American informalpain in the buttnudnikburr in/under someone's saddleAustralian/New Zealand informalnarkBritish vulgar slangpain in the arse

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