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hissy fit

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈhɪs.iˌfɪt/ informal
a sudden period of uncontrolled and silly anger like a child's: Sue threw a hissy fit when she found out.
Translations of “hissy fit”
in Chinese (Traditional) (突然的一陣)孩子氣…
in Russian вспышка гнева…
in Turkish kontrolsüz ani kızgınlık, hiddet, öfke…
in Chinese (Simplified) (突然的一阵)孩子气…
in Polish napad złości…
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