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English definition of “get in sb's hair”

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get in sb's hair

informal
to annoy someone, usually by being present all the time: My flatmate has been getting in my hair a lot recently.
Translations of “get in sb's hair”
in Chinese (Traditional) (因不斷打攪而)使(某人)厭煩…
in Chinese (Simplified) (因不断打搅而)使(某人)厌烦…
(Definition of get in sb's hair from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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