What does 'Like pulling teeth' mean?
If something if like pulling teeth, it is very difficult, especially if trying to extract information or to get a straight answer from someone.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'Like pulling teeth'
- Get your teeth into
- Bit between your teeth
- Cut your teeth on
- Kick in the teeth
- By the skin of your teeth
- Set your teeth on edge
- Better than a kick in the teeth
- Through gritted teeth
- Armed to the teeth
- Give your eye teeth
- Fed up to the back teeth
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