conniption fit


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conniption fit

noun
Informal. An angry outburst:
Informal: conniption.
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In response to such blatant unfairness, the cucumber-fed monkey threw a conniption fit.
Already, during a previous visit with her mistress, I had thrown a mild conniption fit and used up a lot of cuss words I'd been hoarding when I discovered my leather couch with a corner partially chewed off.
for the full-fledged conniption fit about what's not on the fence