make life miserable for (one)

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make life miserable for (one)

To cause one to be continually unhappy; to be a great and continuous source of stress for one. For some reason, the new manager seems to have decided to make life miserable for me. Don't worry, we'll make life miserable for them is they refuse to sign the contract.
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make life miserable for someone

to give someone misery; to be a great nuisance to someone. This nagging backache is making life miserable for me. I wish you would stop making life miserable for me.
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Charley Long certainly liked it from the way he made life miserable for her.
Most of the Palestinian farmlands, invaded by Beitar Illit, is located in Area C, a zone in the West Bank -- according to the Oslo II Accord -- that "will be negotiated in the permanent status negotiations and will be gradually transferred to Palestinian jurisdiction." As part of a media tour organized by the Palestinian Information Ministry, chairman of Bethlehem's "Nahalin" village Subhi Zaidan lamented to KUNA about the old days before the continuous settlements activities, saying that the presence of the 60,000-populated settlement of Beitar Illit had made life miserable for the 10,000 occupants of his village.
This way, WHO can generate funds that can prove instrumental in the eradication of the virus that has made life miserable for the inhabitants of Africa.
A NIGHTMARE neighbour who made life miserable for people on his estate has been evicted from his home.
This, coupled with prolonged power outages, has made life miserable for people living in urban areas of the country, especially in cities of Sindh.
He said that the devaluation of the rupee and wrong economic policies of the government had already made life miserable for the poor while the closure of the weekly bazaars would add to their worries.
OVERFLOWING sewage has made life miserable for the residents of Block W in Allama Iqbal Town in North Nazimabad.
Ateneo, who were never threatened in the match, shot well from the field (41-percent), and from the free throw line (14-15 for 93-percent) and also made life miserable for the Altas on the field.
Extreme heat coupled with tormenting electricity load shedding of the Karachi Electric (KE) made life miserable for the citizens.
And like De La Salle on opening day Saturday, made life miserable for Akhuetie, throwing him single, double and at times, triple coverage.
And like La Salle during the opening day of the tournament, they made life miserable for Akhuetie, throwing him single, double, and at time triple coverage.
Most parts of Pakistan were in severe grip of heat with mercury touching 52 degree Celsius in Turbat and Sibi, while the unending scourge of power load-shedding made life miserable for the people.
Ginebra made life miserable for the Elasto Painters limiting them to a disastrous 26 percent shooting, 26-of-100, and an even worse 6-of-41 shooting from long range
Instead of widening the tax net, corrupt bureaucracy within FBR and ruling elite have made life miserable for honest Pakistanis who do not resort to money laundering.
The foul-smelling lake has made life miserable for people living nearby in Al-Rayah, Al-Musaed, Al-Raghamah and Quwaiza districts.