pain in the neck
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|Noun||1.||pain in the neck - a bothersome annoying person; "that kid is a terrible pain"|
|2.||pain in the neck - something or someone that causes trouble; a source of unhappiness; "washing dishes was a nuisance before we got a dish washer"; "a bit of a bother"; "he's not a friend, he's an infliction"|
negative stimulus - a stimulus with undesirable consequences
nuisance - (law) a broad legal concept including anything that disturbs the reasonable use of your property or endangers life and health or is offensive
plague - an annoyance; "those children are a damn plague"