Idiom: 'Put or get someone's back up'

What does 'Put or get someone's back up' mean?

Meaning: If you put or get someone's back up, you annoy them.


Idioms similar to 'Put or get someone's back up'


All idioms have been editorially reviewed, and submitted idioms may have been edited for correctness and completeness.

If you have a question about idioms, ask us about it in our Idioms Discussion Forum.

If you know of an idiom that you would like to be listed here, please use our online form to suggest an idiom.

See also: