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Significado de “thorn in your flesh/side” - Diccionario Inglés

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thorn in your flesh/side

a ​person or thing that ​repeatedlyannoys you or ​causes you ​pain: A ​relentlesscampaigner, he was a thorn in the government's ​side for a ​number of ​years.
(Definition of thorn in your flesh/side from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “thorn in your flesh/side”
en chino (simplificado) 肉中刺,眼中钉…
en chino (tradicionál) 肉中刺,眼中釘…
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nothing of the kind

used to emphasize a negative statement

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