give someone a hard time
This page is about the idiom give someone a hard time
If you give someone a hard time, you bother them or make trouble for them.
- Some of the boys at Kenny's school started giving him a hard time and then said they wouldn't stop unless he gave them money every day.
- My wife's been giving me a hard time ever since I forgot our anniversary.
The Manchester City fans gave their players a hard time because they had
Contributor: Matt Errey