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English definition of “hit the ceiling/roof”

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hit the ceiling/roof

to become extremely angry: Dad'll hit the ceiling when he finds out I've left school.
Translations of “hit the ceiling/roof”
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴跳如雷,極其惱火…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴跳如雷,极其恼火…
(Definition of hit the ceiling/roof from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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