out+of+temper

  • 101(be thrown) out of gear — (slip/be thrown) out of ˈgear idiom (of emotions or situations) (to become) out of control • She said nothing in case her temper slipped out of gear. Main entry: ↑gearidiom …

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  • 102To fling out — Fling Fling (fl[i^]ng), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Flung} (fl[u^]ng); p. pr. & vb. n. {Flinging}.] [OE. flingen, flengen, to rush, hurl; cf. Icel. flengia to whip, ride furiously, OSw. flenga to strike, Sw. fl[ a]nga to romp, Dan. flenge to slash.] 1.… …

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  • 103take it out on — phrasal : to expend anger, vexation, or frustration in harassment of taking it out on one another because of their hopeless dissatisfaction Leslie Rees * * * take it out on 1. To make (an innocent person or object) suffer for one s anger or… …

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  • 104To wind out — Wind Wind, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wound} (wound) (rarely {Winded}); p. pr. & vb. n. {Winding}.] [OE. winden, AS. windan; akin to OS. windan, D. & G. winden, OHG. wintan, Icel. & Sw. vinda, Dan. vinde, Goth. windan (in comp.). Cf. {Wander}, {Wend}.] …

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  • 105short out — vb American to lose control of oneself, lose one s temper, blow a fuse . The image is of an electrical system developing a short circuit. ► He tries to keep his cool, but every now and again he shorts out …

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  • 106throw one's toys out of the pram — verb to lose ones temper; to throw a tantrum …

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  • 107fling out —  Leave in a temper …

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  • 108wrong side, get out of bed the —  Be in a bad temper …

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  • 109Sullenness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sullenness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sullenness sullenness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 morosity morosity spleen Sgm: N 1 churlishness churlishness &c.(discourtesy) 895 Sgm: N 1 irascibility irascibility &c. 901 …

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  • 110Fathers of the Church — • The word Father is used in the New Testament to mean a teacher of spiritual things, by whose means the soul of man is born again into the likeness of Christ: Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Fathers of the Church      …

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  • 111angry — Synonyms and related words: acid, acrimonious, aggravated, algetic, anarchic, angered, annoyed, blustering, blusterous, blustery, bothered, browned off, browned off, bugged, burning, burnt up, caustic, chafed, chaotic, choleric, cloudy, corrosive …

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  • 112William Petre, 4th Baron Petre — (1626 – 5 January 1684), was an English peer, a victim of the Popish Plot.Petre was the eldest son of Robert Petre, third Baron Petre (1599–1638), and Mary (1603–1685), daughter of Anthony Maria Browne, second Viscount Montagu, who had been… …

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  • 113Jake Dean — Infobox soap character series =Hollyoaks name= Jake Dean portrayer=Kevin Sacre first=October 2002 last=May 2008 born= death= creator = parents = Johnno Dean (father) Frankie Osborne (mother) siblings = Craig Dean (brother) Debbie Dean (sister)… …

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  • 114angry — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. inflamed, sore (See pain). See resentment. Ant., calm, at peace. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. enraged, furious, irate, infuriated, mad, fuming, fierce, fiery, raging, convulsed, wrathful, stormy,… …

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  • 115Lynn Echolls — Infobox character | colour = #7DC622 name = Lynn Echolls other names = caption = Lisa Rinna as Lynn Echolls portrayer = Lisa Rinna creator = Rob Thomas species = gender = Female first = Return of the Kane last = Clash of the Tritons cause =… …

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  • 116Necker Island (British Virgin Islands) — Necker Island. Necker Island is a small island in the British Virgin Islands just north of Virgin Gorda, located at …

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  • 117Discontent — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Discontent >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 discontent discontent discontentment Sgm: N 1 dissatisfaction dissatisfaction Sgm: N 1 dissent dissent &c. 489 GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 disappointment disappointment mor …

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  • 118acid — Synonyms and related words: DET, DMT, Foamite, LSD, Mary Jane, STP, THC, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acerbity, acetic, acetose, acetous, acetylsalicylic acid, acid, acidic, acidity, acidulant, acidulated, acidulent, acidulous, acidulousness, acrid …

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  • 119caustic — Synonyms and related words: Rabelaisian, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acid, acidic, acidulent, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, actual cautery, acute, amaroidal, angry, antagonistic, antipathetic, arc, asperous, astringent, belligerent, biting, bitter …

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  • 120corrosive — Synonyms and related words: ablative, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acid, acidic, acidulent, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, actual cautery, angry, baleful, baneful, biodegradable, biting, bitter, brand, brand iron, branding iron, caustic, cauter,… …

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