Meaning of “set sb's teeth on edge” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"set sb's teeth on edge" in British English

See all translations

set sb's teeth on edge

If something, especially a noise, sets your teeth on edge, it annoys you very much:

That DJ's voice really sets my teeth on edge.

(Definition of “set sb's teeth on edge” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)