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get on (one's) quince

To irritate or annoy one. Primarily heard in Australia. Boy, you are really getting on my quince today. Why can't you just do what I ask without arguing about it?
See also: get, on, quince

get on someone's quince

irritate or exasperate someone. Australian informal
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We've had the pleasure of working together many times and are very excited to be bringing the Treat Bake Shop brand and products into the Quince and Apple family.
In the preserves category, Alvadore-based San Carlos Quince won for its quince paste.
INGREDIENTS 1 head of finely shredded red cabbage, 2tbsp olive oil, 1 thinly sliced onion, 2 cloves garlic (crushed), 3 quinces (peeled, cored and cut into large slices), 4tbsp red wine vinegar, 300ml vegetable stock, salt and freshly ground black pepper, 3 peeled and grated beetroot.
Rather like a superhard pear, the quince is a knobbly yellow fruit, not exactly forthcoming when it comes to being peeled, but once tackled, yielding so many delights.
Asi, la fotografia como practica ritual y como rito de paso en si mismo, tiene como finalidad no solo lograr la representacion de los acontecimientos colectivos sobresalientes--como bien lo senala Carmen Ortiz (2005)-, sino tambien --para el caso de los quince anos--la reproduccion de una serie de significados, juicios de valor y normas en torno a la construccion de "la mujer".
Almost every flowering quince is a pass-along plant from a dear loved one, and it is difficult to find a quince that someone actually purchased.
With the 'forgotten fruit' flavours of rosehip, quince and sloeberry, for example, manufacturers can tap into the trend for nostalgic indulgence.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The quince, is a small, deciduous tree that bears a pome fruit, similar in appearance to a pear, and bright golden-yellow when mature.
How can it have taken me this long to try quince jam?
And that doesn't sit well with NBC's Biggest Loser coach Dolvett Quince.
LITTLE Ciaran Quince owes his life to staff at a Newcastle Hospital.
La Union de Republicas Socialistas Sovieticas--Soyuz Sovetskij Sotsialisticheskij Respublik, URSS--fue un Estado federal constituido por quince republicas, cada una con su propia division politica, central o federal, como fue el caso de Rusia.
Part of the funds are for Adquisicion de Quince (15) Pick Up Doble Cabina 4x4, Tres (3) Ambulancias y Quince (15) Motocicletas.
presented the Friends of the Quince Orchard Library with a donation of $2,500 earlier this month.
based credit union unveiled its Project Quince savings account during the annual Centro Florida Quinceanera Show.