get (one's) nose out of joint

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get (one's) nose out of joint definition


  1. tv.
    to feel slighted by something someone has done; to take offense at something. (See also put (so's) nose out of joint.) : You get your nose out of joint too easily about stuff like that.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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