get on nerves

(redirected from grate on nerves)

get on (one's) nerves

To irritate, grate on, or exasperate someone. Nothing personal, but your voice is really getting on my nerves. Tom's been really defiant ever since he started daycare, and it's starting to get on my nerves.
See also: get, nerve, on

get on (someone's) nerves

To irritate or exasperate.
See also: get, nerve, on