bust chops

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bust (someone's) chops

1. To scold or insult someone.
2. To disappoint or defeat someone.
3. To hold a building contractor to the letter of an agreement.
See also: bust, chops
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The kind of relentless, high-maintenance woman that would bust your chops for watching ESPN, even if you were simultaneously paying the bills, addressing the Christmas cards and buying her flowers over the Internet.
Question: Guys ever bust your chops a little about it?
It'll drive by in a red convertible and offer you a lift with a flirty smile, then bust your chops and leave you for road-kill.