What does 'Pain in the neck' mean?

If someone is very annoying and always disturbing you, they are a pain in the neck. Pain in the butt, or pain in the ass (USA), and Pain in the arse (UK) are less polite alternative forms.

Idioms similar to 'Pain in the neck'


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