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be the (absolute) limit
To be a source of intense aggravation. Oh, I can't listen to that fool any longer—his idiotic questions are the limit!
be the limit be intolerably troublesome or irritating. informal
be the (absolute) ˈlimit (old-fashioned, spoken) be a very annoying person or thing: You’re the limit, Michael. I’ve been waiting for you for over two hours. Where on earth have you been? ♢ The trains on this line are the absolute limit. They are never on time.