get someone's goat
  • (RP) IPA: /ˌɡɛt ˈsʌmwʌnz ˈɡəʊt/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˌɡɛt ˈsʌmwʌnz ˈɡoʊt/

get someone's goat

  1. (informal) To annoy or infuriate someone.
    Synonyms: get someone's nanny, get someone's nanny-goat, give someone the shits, Thesaurus:annoy, Thesaurus:enrage
    It really gets my goat when inconsiderate people drop litter in public.

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