• vulgar slang
noun[mass noun] Back to top
piss someone off
- Annoy someone.Synonymsannoy, aggravate, irritate, exasperate, anger, irk, vex, put out, nettle, provoke, incense, rile, infuriate, antagonize, get on someone's nerves, rub up the wrong way, make someone's blood boil, ruffle someone's feathers, ruffle, try someone's patience, make someone's hackles rise; offend, pique• informal peeve, needle, make someone see red, get someone's back up, get someone's goat, get under someone's skin, get up someone's nose, bug, get someone, miff, hack offBritish • informal wind up, get at, nark, get across, get on someone's wickNorth American • informal tick off
Middle English: from Old French pisser, probably of imitative origin.