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make (someone's) life a misery
To subject someone to malicious or mean-spirited treatment; to cause a lot of problems, pressure, or stress for someone. Tom has been making my life a misery ever since he found out I'd snitched on him to the boss about taking office supplies. There's a group of bullies who love making our lives a misery.