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Meaning of “go postal” in the English Dictionary

"go postal" in British English

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go postal

US informal to ​become very ​angry and do something ​violent: The man went postal and ​shot twelve of his ​colleagues.
(Definition of go postal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “go postal”
in Chinese (Simplified) 非常愤怒而致狂暴的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非常憤怒而做出狂暴行為的…
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