"pain in the ass"

Posted by Victoria S Dennis on June 14, 2005

In Reply to: "Pain in the ass" posted by David FG on June 14, 2005

: : What is the exact meaning of the phrase "pain in the ass"

: It is a phrase used to describe someone or something that is annoying, irritating, boring or in some other way unpleasant.


In polite company you can say "pain in the neck" which means the same thing.