(one's) nose is out of joint(redirected from nose is out of joint)
(one's) nose is out of joint
One is upset or annoyed, usually due to another person's actions or words. Yeah, her nose is out of joint, but I don't think I said anything that offensive. The kids' noses are out of joint because I took away their video games for the weekend.
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