like a thorn in his side in English

like a pain in the neck, like a troublesome situation, like something that a person does not need or want

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1. A real thorn in his dad's side, politically.

2. In 1943, it stood like a thorn in the Allied side.

3. Gino was a thorn in their side.

4. A thorn in my side for too long.

5. They won't be a thorn in our side when we move forward...

6. He's been a thorn in the side of the party leadership for years.

7. He's been a thorn in my side ever since he joined this department.

8. His finger was spitted a thorn.

9. A relentless campaigner, he was a thorn in the government's side for a number of years.

10. The Party was a thorn in the flesh of his coalition.

11. Long the thorn in Microsoft 's side , security could make or break Windows 7 .

12. Too rude, too boisterous; and it pricks like thorn.

13. but then the possessiveness and competition, ingrained in us from early childhood, from preschool even, is like a thorn in our side which pricks every time a foreigner is seen.

14. A thorn stuck in her finger.

15. Like our Saviour on his mother's side.

16. Coping With “a Thorn in the Flesh”

17. No rose without a thorn.

18. The dog had a thorn in its pad.

19. 11 Later on, Mephibosheth had to contend with another thorn in his flesh.

20. He called it “a thorn in the flesh.”

21. There's a thorn or something stuck in him.

22. Three times Paul prayed that God would remove the thorn in his flesh

23. Recall Paul’s “thorn in the flesh.”

24. On his day off from work, he was scratched by a rose thorn while working in the garden.

25. The shrike impales his foes on the spikes of thorn bushes.