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What does "pet peeve" mean?

Vocabulary Word: pet peeve

1. Definition (n.) something that annoys or bothers a person

Examples My biggest pet peeve is when people are late.

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La Princesse de la vie

Egypt

I hate to be in a messy place. Mess is really one big pet peeve for me.

07:39 AM Apr 15 2015 |

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tar1ta

tar1ta

Antarctica

I don’t like being told what to do and what to like and this has long been one of my pet peeves.

11:07 PM Mar 06 2015 |

ScienceBoy

ScienceBoy

Turkey

Waiting is one of my biggest pet peeves too. I hate it.

10:44 PM Mar 06 2015 |

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Mahtab.bp

Mahtab.bp

Iran, Islamic Republic Of

Waiting for someone or something is a biggest pet peeve to me!


It really hurts me and I always try to avoid to keep people waiting for me!


09:16 PM Mar 06 2015 |

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Jenney

Jenney

China

good nights

05:00 AM Dec 18 2014 |

Jenney

Jenney

China

thats the results of chinese

05:00 AM Dec 18 2014 |

Jenney

Jenney

China

sad…but i wont make tears…

04:59 AM Dec 18 2014 |

Jenney

Jenney

China

who can tell me why ...feel exzausted

04:59 AM Dec 18 2014 |

Jenney

Jenney

China

ebaby i nearly five years lose touch with u….miss all the friends from the other side of the world

04:58 AM Dec 18 2014 |

Jenney

Jenney

China

these days i got nightmares…for the awulf noises pet peeves…help

04:56 AM Dec 18 2014 |

Jenney

Jenney

China

pet peeve is really annoying.

04:52 AM Dec 18 2014 |

ola33

ola33

Japan

Ahh :)

08:10 PM Aug 15 2013 |

samand55

samand55

Azerbaijan

wow really,,thats so annoying,, lowbrows are so annoying people,,,ahhhh

07:43 PM Aug 15 2013 |

ola33

ola33

Japan

Another one


07:39 PM Aug 15 2013 |

samand55

samand55

Azerbaijan

hehehe,,,nice photo ola33, yeah thats another badddddddd pet peeves,,hehe

07:38 PM Aug 15 2013 |

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ola33

ola33

Japan

one of the pet peeves :)


07:37 PM Aug 15 2013 |

samand55

samand55

Azerbaijan

strange n new word in my dictionary,,,pet is household animal and peeve means annoy so pet+peeve= annoying pet,,,hehehe,,,nice word like it,,,sth that really annoys us and we have to bear it for most of the time,,,that is pet peeve,,,i agree “lie” is a bad pet peeve which has become so typical today,,we can see that everywhere,,,

07:34 PM Aug 15 2013 |

ddenniz

ddenniz

Turkey

lie is sort of pet peeve for me

02:56 PM Aug 15 2013 |

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AsyaK

Russian Federation

One of my pet peeves are gabbers…


09:31 AM May 27 2013 |

DAMAVAND

DAMAVAND

Iran, Islamic Republic Of

one of my biggest pet peeves is hypocrisy, it’s really annoying for me.

12:22 AM Apr 14 2013 |

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