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English definition of “fly into a rage”

fly into a rage

(UK also fly into a temper/fury)
to suddenly become very angry: I asked to speak to her boss and she just flew into a rage.Becoming angry and expressing anger
(Definition of fly into a rage from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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