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Pet peeve

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A pet peeve or pet aversion is a minor annoyance that an individual identifies as particularly annoying to themself, to a greater degree than others may find.

pet peeve - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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A pet peeve is a particular thing that bugs you every time. If your pet peeve is how people misuse words, you're in the right place.

Urban Dictionary: pet peeve

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People like user Bernardo Srulzon submitting a "pet peeve" definition to Urban Dictionary which is a direct copy from dictionary.com. by James1000 May 01, ...

Pet peeve - Definition for English-Language Learners from Merriam ...

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Definition of pet peeve written for English Language Learners from the Merriam- Webster Learner's Dictionary with audio ... called also (British) pet hate.

Pet hate - Idioms by The Free Dictionary

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Definition of pet hate in the Idioms Dictionary. pet hate phrase. What does pet ... ( British & Australian) also somebody's pet peeve (American). something that you ...

Pet Peeves · Experience Life

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They're called pet peeves because, in our own weird way, we've grown attached to them. “Pet peeves proceed from old fears, old insecurities that we've fed until ...

The Grammarphobia Blog: The pedigree of “pet peeve

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Dec 17, 2006 ... A: “Pet peeve,” an alliterative expression referring to something that bugs you, is relatively recent in origin and dates to about 1919. Here's the ...

What Are Your 'Pet Peeves'? - Wisnik Career Enterprises, Inc.

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So I started writing down what I called "Eva's Pet Peeves" and sharing the list with new employees on their first day. The result was that they got the information ...

The Biggest Pet Peeves - CollegeHumor Toplist

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Unnecessarily Shortened Words. While there's nothing wrong with progress, there's absolutely everything wrong with the perversion of the English Language.

What is a Pet Peeve? (with pictures) - wiseGEEK

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A pet peeve is something that particularly irritates someone. Many pet peeves are related to social conventions or hygiene, like...

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Peeves, Hates, and Aversions : Behind the Dictionary : Vocabulary ...

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Jan 16, 2013 ... Last October, a member of the Aspies for Freedom web forum began a thread called "Post One Pet Hate Every Day." Other members began ...

A Walk in the World of WoRds : The Etymology of Pet Peeves

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Jun 11, 2008 ... Returning to yesterday's post, the phrase pet peeve is an interesting one and I started to wonder how it came about. The word peeve actually ...

Pet peeve | Define Pet peeve at Dictionary.com

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Pet peeve definition, a particular and often continual annoyance; personal bugbear: This train service is one of my pet peeves. See more.