from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal Something about which one frequently complains; a particular personal vexation.

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  • n. Something that is personally annoying; a personal dislike.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an opportunity for complaint that is seldom missed


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  • "Awww," the three children and pet peeve said together.

    Stork Naked


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