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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (1)

1. get very angry and fly into a rage;
- Example: "The professor combusted when the student didn't know the answer to a very elementary question"
- Example: "Spam makes me go ballistic"
[syn: flip one's lid, blow up, throw a fit, hit the roof, hit the ceiling, have kittens, have a fit, combust, blow one's stack, fly off the handle, flip one's wig, lose one's temper, blow a fuse, go ballistic]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

throw a fit v 1: get very angry and fly into a rage; "The professor combusted when the student didn't know the answer to a very elementary question"; "Spam makes me go ballistic" [syn: flip one's lid, blow up, throw a fit, hit the roof, hit the ceiling, have kittens, have a fit, combust, blow one's stack, fly off the handle, flip one's wig, lose one's temper, blow a fuse, go ballistic]