cercarsela

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the pronominal verb cercarsela, which means to ask for it. See the expression used below:

Perché Matteo continua a rompere la scatole a Emilio? Se la cerca proprio: Emilio non apprezza certe critiche, particolarmente sulla sua storia con Elena.

Why does Matteo continue to bother Emilio? He is really asking for it: Emilio does not appreciate certain criticisms, especially about his relationship with Elena.

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