cheesed 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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*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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I think the majority of UK residents are really getting cheesed off with all these handouts.
A club insider said that although the players found it funny initially, they are a bit cheesed off now.
HUNGRY shopper Christine Cuddihy was left totally cheesed off after being asked for ID - to buy a slice of quiche.
So you can probably forgive moneybags Posh for looking more than a little cheesed off when her slinky white Porsche 911 spluttered to a halt in Culver City, Los Angeles.
FED UP: Nellie Ternent is cheesed off with waiting for action
A STUNNED supermarket shopper was left seriously cheesed off after she was stopped and asked for ID before she could buy a whisky-flavoured cheddar.
Jo Rossi (Lisa Gardner) is cheesed off that boyfriend Ewan (Chris Brazier) and best pal Heather (Jenni Keenan Green) seem to hate each other so much.
I certainly hope so because I've been getting pretty cheesed off.
So you can't blame your conquest for being a bit cheesed off if you then dump her and ignore her calls.
CHEESED off with your New Year resolution to cut out the tasty treats and indulgent delights?
If you are completely cheesed off with the weather in this country, why not get away from it all and book yourself a holiday somewhere a bit more exotic?
Dairy Crest left thousands of workers cheesed off yesterday by saying it expected to grow profits while cutting pension payouts.
I AM so cheesed off with the programmes on TV that I wish to say a massive thank you to our Gazette.
I'M a rock 'n' roll fan and at the moment pretty well cheesed off.
It's a fantastic club but the vibe I get from supporters is they're cheesed off.