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    Itasan is offline Member
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    Default get/put somebody's back up

    get/put somebody's back up
    This seems to be BrE meaning 'annoy somebody'. Is there any similar expression in AmE?
    Thank you.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Default Re: get/put somebody's back up

    I don't know, but in BrE you can also put someone's nose out of joint.

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    Default Re: get/put somebody's back up

    Thank you, todol, for the valuable information as always.

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