cheese off

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cheese off

To anger or irritate someone. A noun or pronoun can be used between "cheese" and "off." I don't think I said anything to cheese him off, so I'm not sure why he's so mad.
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cheesed off

Angry or irritated. I barely spoke to him all night, so I don't know why he's cheesed off.
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cheese someone off

Sl. to make someone very angry. You sure know how to cheese Laurel off. Bobby cheesed off every person in the club.
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*cheesed off

Sl. angry; disgusted. (*Typically: be ~; get ~; get someone ~.) Clare was really cheesed off at the waiter. The waiter was cheesed off at the cook.
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cheesed off

Angry, fed up, annoyed, as in I'm cheesed off about watering their plants twice a week. This term was originally military slang and sometimes put simply as cheesed. [Slang; mid-1900s]
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cheesed off

mod. angry; disgusted. Clare was really cheesed off at the butler.
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A grumpy tenant calling late at night might really cheese you off.
QDOeS it cheese you off they're away enjoying themselves while you're still stuck at your desk?
ONE thing guaranteed to cheese you off, and me as well actually, is getting facts wrong.
Politicians may cheese you off but if you care about how your kids are educated, the sick are treated, what your mortgage costs or if you'll have a job you MUST get out and vote.