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tocar las narices
intransitive verb phrase
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
1. (idiom) (to annoy)
a. to bug
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Sus mentiras comenzaron a tocarme las narices. Es hora de que hablemos.His lies started to bug me. It's time we have a conversation.
b. to get up one's nose (idiom) (United Kingdom)
Me enojé con él porque sus palabras me tocaron las narices.I got angry at him because his words got up my nose.
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