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meckern; maulen; mäkeln; motzen; nörgeln; mosern [Dt.]; matschkern [Ös.]; schnorren [Schw.] {vi} (über etw.) to grumble; to grouse; to grouch; to gripe; to moan; to nag; to bitch [Am.]; to crab [Am.]; to kvetch [Am.] (about sth.) [listen] [listen] [listen] [listen] [listen]

meckernd; maulend; mäkelnd; motzend; nörgelnd; mosernd; matschkernd; schnorrend grumbling; grousing; grouching; gripping; moaning; nagging; bitching; crabbing; kvetching [listen] [listen] [listen]

gemeckert; gemault; gemäkelt; gemotzt; genörgelt; gemosert; gematschkert; geschnorrt grumbled; groused; grouched; gripped; moaned; nagged; bitched; crabbed; kvetched

über das Wetter meckern to grumble about the weather

immer etwas zu nörgeln haben; immer ein Haar in der Suppe finden to always find something to gripe about

Er mault immer, dass wir zu viel Strom verbrauchen. He's always moaning that we use too much electricity.

jdn. ärgern; jdn. aufregen; jdn. nerven {vt}; jdm. auf die Nerven gehen; an jds. Nerven kratzen; jds. Nerven strapazieren; nervtötend sein; jdm. auf den Senkel/Geist gehen [ugs.]; jdn. wurmen; jdn. fuchsen [ugs.] {v} (Sache) to annoy sb.; to irritate sb.; to irk sb.; to vex sb.; to bother sb.; to gall sb.; to nettle sb.; to peeve sb.; to rankle; to rankle with sb.; (often wrongly: to rankle sb.); to rile sb.; to rile upsb.; to get sb. riled up; to jar on sb.; to jar on sb.'s nerves; to grate on sb.; to grate on sb.'s nerves; to get on sb.'s nerves; to get sb.'s goat [coll.]; to aggravate sb. [coll.]; to miff sb. [coll.]; to nark sb. [Br.] [slang]; to bug sb. [Am.] [coll.]; to tick offsb. [Am.] [coll.] (of a thing)

ärgernd; aufregend; nervend; auf die Nerven gehend; an jds. Nerven kratzend; jds. Nerven strapazierend; nervtötend seendin; auf den Senkel/Geist gehend; wurmend; fuchsend [listen] annoying; irritating; irking; vexing; bothering; galling; nettling; peeving; rankling; rankling with; riling; riling up; getting riled up; jarring; jarring on (sb.'s nerves); grating on (sb.'s nerves); getting on sb.'s nerves; getting sb.'s goat; aggravating; miffing; narking; bugging; ticking off [listen] [listen] [listen] [listen]

geärgert; aufgeregt; genervt; auf die Nerven gegangen; an jds. Nerven gekratzt; jds. Nerven strapaziert; nervtötend gewesen; auf den Senkel/Geist gegangen; gewurmt; gefuchst [listen] [listen] annoyed; irritated; irked; vexed; bothered; galled; nettled; peeved; rankled; rankled with; riled; riled up; got/gotten riled up; jarred on (sb.'s nerves); grated on (sb.'s nerves); got/gotten on sb.'s nerves; got/gotten sb.'s goat; aggravated; miffed; narked; bugged; ticked off [listen] [listen] [listen]

Es tut weh, dass ... It rankles that ...

Es wurmt mich, dass ... It galls me that ...; It rankles with me that ...; It rankles that ...

Es wurmte mich, dass ... It peeved me that ...

Seine Einstellung nervt mich gewaltig. His attitude annoys / irritates the hell out of me.

Es regt mich tierisch auf, wenn sie ihre Versprechen nicht hält. It really annoys me / irritates me / ticks me off when she doesn't keep her promises.

jdm. in den Ohren wehtun (Klang) to jar / grate on your ears (of a sound)

Das einzige, was ich noch nervtötender finde, ist ... The only thing that sets my teeth on edge more is ...

Sein ständiges Nörgeln begann ihr auf die Nerven zu gehen. His constant grousing was beginning to jar on her (nerves).

Es nervt mich, wenn angedeutet wird, dass ich deswegen gewonnen habe, weil ich keinen ernstzunehmenden Gegner hatte. It grates with me when people imply I won by default. [Br.]

Das nervt! That's a real pain!
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