Idiom: 'Pain in the neck'

What does 'Pain in the neck' mean?

Meaning: 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.

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Country: International English | Subject Area: Body and bodily functions | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used

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