a pain in the arse/backside Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “a pain in the arse/backside” in the English Dictionary

"a pain in the arse/backside" in British English

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a pain in the arse/backside

UK offensive (US a pain in the ass/butt) someone or something that is very ​annoying: The ​kids were a ​real pain in the ​arse.
(Definition of a pain in the arse/backside from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a pain in the arse/backside”
in Chinese (Simplified) 极其讨厌的人(或事物)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 極其討厭的人(或事物)…
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