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grate on (someone or something)

1. To scrape or scratch against something. When you move the table, please make sure that the legs don't grate on the floor.
2. To be irritating or annoying. Her snarky comments are really starting to grate on me.
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grate on (one's) nerves

To irritate or annoy someone. Her snarky comments are really starting to grate on my nerves.
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grate on someone

to annoy someone; to rub someone the wrong way. Your negative attitude really grates on me. Everything you say grates on me.
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grate on someone('s nerves)

Fig. to annoy someone; to bother someone. My obnoxious brother is grating on my nerves. Your whining really grates on me.
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grate on something

to rub, scrape, or abrade something. The tree branch is grating on the side of the house. The bottom of the door is grating on the threshold. Please fix it. gratify someone's desires Euph. to have sex with someone. The prostitute promised to gratify her customer's desires. That night, he gratified her desires.
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grate on

v.
1. To scrape against something and roughen or remove pieces of a surface: The fender was grating on the tire of the car.
2. To irritate someone or something as if by scraping or grating: These loud noises are starting to grate on me.
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2 In a separate bowl, add the hoisin sauce, peanut butter, lime juice, grated ginger, grated garlic and the remaining spring onion.
Each product comes in a 125g pot with a resealable lid rather than the plastic bags in which most sliced and grated formats are currently sold.
Doctor up cranberry relish, store-bought or homemade with some orange liqueur, grated orange peel and even some fresh or frozen unsweetened raspberries.
Del Taco uses fresh ingredients including hand-made salsa, fresh produce, freshly grated cheddar cheese, chicken grilled every hour and lard-free beans made from scratch.
Try these top tips for incorporating carrots into your family meals and snacks: for rots Fill jacket potatoes with a mixture of grated carrot and Red Leicester cheese.
PENNE CARBONARA Ingredients 125g penne pasta 6 dessert spoons of cream 4 oz pancetta lardons or diced smoked bacon 1 dessert spoon grated parmesan 1 dsp grated mozzarella.
Ingredients: 225g breadcrumbs; 900g apples; 2tbsp golden syrup; 50g margarine; 1tsp cinnamon; 1/4tsp grated nutmeg; 1 teacup water; 1 lemon
VARIATIONS: Add one or more of the following: 1 cup raisins, golden raisins, sun-dried cranberries OR dried cherries; 1 cup coarsely chopped toasted walnuts OR almonds; 1/4 cup minced fresh basil, thyme OR chives; 3 slices crumbled crisp-cooked bacon; several dashes of hot pepper sauce; 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest and 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice; OR 1/4 cup olive oil for a moister slaw.
Sprinkle some grated cheese in the center of each to cover the bottom and remove the molds.
As part of the capital investment programme at its high-tech, modern factory in Staffordshire, the Kerrygold Co is producing grated cheese for the manufacturing, wholesale and retail market sectors.
INGREDIENTS | 175g dark muscovado sugar | 3 large eggs, lightly beaten | 175ml sunflower oil | 140g grated carrots (use a coarse grater for this) | 100g chopped walnuts | Grated zest of 1 large orange | Grated zest of 1 large lemon | 175g self-raising flour | 1tsp bicarbonate of soda | 1tsp ground cinnamon | Pinch of mixed spice FOR THE BUTTERCREAM | 200g unsalted butter | 400g icing sugar | Zest of 1 orange, grated | Juice of half an orange METHOD Preheat the oven to 170C/150C fan/Gas 3.
Grated Parmigiano-Reggiano OR Romano cheese, to pass at table
Grate potatoes into a bowl and add fish and grated onion.
Ingredients 1 teacups cottage cheese 1 teacups skimmed milk 1 tsp dried mustard or 1 tbsp of prepared mustard Pinch of cayenne tsp nutmeg tsp salt tsp ground black pepper teacup grated onions 1 teacup grated extra-sharp cheddar cheese lb uncooked macaroni 2 tbsp finely grated parmesan cheese teacup breadcrumbsMethod Preheat the oven to 375C.