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ape·shit

 (āp′shĭt′)
adj. Vulgar Slang
1. Extremely angry; furious.
2. Wildly excited or enthusiastic.

[Probably from the throwing of excrement by chimpanzees and other primates as an expression of annoyance or aggression.]

apeshit

(ˈeɪpˌʃɪt)
adj
to become crazy, enraged, or out of control
Translations

apeshit

[ˈeɪpʃɪt] ADJ (esp US) to go apeshit (= lose one's temper) → ponerse como un energúmeno, ponerse hecho una fiera; (= go crazy) → ponerse como una moto

apeshit

adj to go apeshit (sl)ausflippen (inf)
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I'm sure it'd be a lot more fun to have the Billabong card or whatever and go apeshit, like, "We're staying at the Hilton
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If the guards twig you're sleeping in the van again they'll go apeshit.