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tantrum

noun [C] uk   /ˈtæn.trəm/ us  
a sudden period of uncontrolled anger like a young child's: Johnny had/threw a tantrum in the shop because I wouldn't buy him any sweets. If she doesn't get her own way she has temper tantrums.
Translations of “tantrum”
in Spanish rabieta, berrinche…
in French crise de rage…
in German der Wutanfall…
in Chinese (Traditional) 耍(孩子)脾氣…
in Russian капризы, истерика…
in Turkish öfke nöbeti, huysuzluk krizi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 耍(孩子)脾气…
in Polish napad złości…
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