Meaning of “scream/shout blue murder” in the English Dictionary

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"scream/shout blue murder" in British English

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scream/shout blue murder

informal

to show your anger about something, especially by shouting or complaining very loudly:

He'll scream blue murder if he doesn't get his way.

(Definition of “scream/shout blue murder” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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