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You searched for to freak out to become excited, angry or surprised suddenly

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    To go ape

    To become very excited or angry

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    Have a cow

    To become very angry and upset about something

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    Loaded for bear

    Very angry

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    To be hot under the collar

    To be very angry, furious or raging

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    Keep one`s shirt on

    To keep from losing one`s temper or from getting excited, to be calm or patient

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    Like waving a red flag in front of a bull

    What you are doing will definitely make someone angry or upset

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    See red

    To become very angry

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    Drop (someone or something) like a hot potato

    To suddenly stop being involved with someone or with something (usually because you are having problems and do not like him/her/it)

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    Go bananas

    To become highly excited, to behave in a crazy way

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    Walk on eggshells/eggs

    To be very cautious and careful around someone so that he or she does not become angry

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    To be ticked

    To be angry

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    On an even keel

    Calm and not likely to change suddenly, in a steady and well-balanced situation (the keel is the bottom of a boat or ship and when the boat is on an even keel it is balanced)

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    As mad as a wet hen

    To be very angry

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    As mad as a hornet

    To be very angry or aggressive

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    Bitten by (some kind of) bug

    To become interested and excited about a particular activity and want to start doing it

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    Stir up a hornet's nest

    Create trouble or difficulties; to interrupt and make someone angry

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    Raise hell with (someone or something)

    To make trouble, to behave wildly, to be very angry, to act in some extreme manner

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    Raise the devil (with someone or something)

    To make trouble, to behave wildly, to be very angry, to act in some extreme manner

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    Turn the other cheek

    To decide not to do anything to hurt someone who has hurt you, to not become angry or attack or insult someone who has attacked or insulted you (based on Biblical instructions)

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    Break off (something)

    To stop or end suddenly; terminate; discontinue

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    Get (someone's) back up

    To make someone become angry

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    Grab (someone) by the throat

    To feel very interested or excited or frightened because of a performance or book or idea

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    Jump down (someone`s) throat

    To suddenly become very angry at someone

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    Jump out of one`s skin

    To be badly frightened, to be very surprised

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    Make (someone's) blood boil

    To make someone very angry

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    Out for blood

    To be very determined to defeat or punish someone, to be very angry at someone

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    Wring (someone's) neck

    To be extremely angry at someone

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    Eyes pop out (of one's head)

    One is very surprised

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    Look at (someone) cross-eyed

    To do something or look at someone in a way that may make him or her angry

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    Set (something) on its ear

    To cause a group or organization to be excited and interested in something

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    Bite (someone's) head off

    To speak to someone in an angry way

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    Blow one's stack/top

    To become very angry

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    Blow up in (someone`s) face

    To end abruptly or unexpectedly, to be ruined while you are working on it, to explode suddenly in front of you

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    Blue in the face

    To be very angry or upset, to be excited and emotional

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    Have a brainstorm

    To suddenly have a very good idea

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    Have a stroke

    To suddenly become (partially or totally) paralyzed because of an interruption in the blood supply to the brain

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    Mind goes blank

    To be suddenly unable to remember something

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    Pull one's hair out

    To be angry or upset or worried about something

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    Tear one's hair out

    To be anxious or frustrated or angry

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    Heart misses/skips a beat

    One is startled or excited from surprise or joy or fright

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    Turn on one`s heel

    To turn around suddenly

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    Foam at the mouth

    To be very angry (a sick dog foams at the mouth)

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    All in one breath

    Spoken rapidly while one is very excited

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    Tell (someone) a thing or two (about something)

    To scold someone, to become angry at someone

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    Drop dead

    To die suddenly

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    Flare up

    To begin again suddenly (an illness or a disease)

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    Frank Moore Colby

    I know of no more disagreeable situation than to be left feeling generally angry without anybody in particular to be angry at.

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    John Ruskin

    He that would be angry and sin not, must not be angry with anything but sin.

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    Clarissa Pinkola Estes

    How does one know if she has forgiven? You tend to feel sorrow over the circumstance instead of rage, you tend to feel sorry for the person rather than angry with him. You tend to have nothing left to say about it all.

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    Frank Herbert

    How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.

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    Elbert Hubbard

    Die, v.: To stop sinning suddenly.

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    Richard M. Nixon

    Don't get the impression that you arouse my anger. You see, one can only be angry with those he respects.

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    Alfred A. Montapert

    Every time you get angry, you poison your own system.

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    Ralph Waldo Emerson

    For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.

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    Nick Cave

    Getting married, for me, was the best thing I ever did. I was suddenly beset with an immense sense of release, that we have something more important than our separate selves, and that is the marriage. There's immense happiness that can come from working towards that.

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    Christopher Morley

    A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life.

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    Isaac Asimov

    All sorts of computer errors are now turning up. You'd be surprised to know the number of doctors who claim they are treating pregnant men.

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    James Fallows

    Always write angry letters to your enemies. Never mail them.

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    Publilius Syrus

    An angry father is most cruel towards himself.

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    Cato

    An angry man opens his mouth and shuts his eyes.

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    Aristotle

    Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy.

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    Phil Jackson

    Approach the game with no preset agendas and you'll probably come away surprised at your overall efforts.

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    Thomas Kempis

    Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be.

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    Brittany Snow

    I mean, I'm pretty good in real life, but sometimes people seem surprised that I'm like a normal teenager and wear black nail polish and I'm just a little bit more edgy than the person I play on television.

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    John Lennon

    I'm not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I've always been a freak. So I've been a freak all my life and I have to live with that, you know. I'm one of those people.

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    Sydney J. Harris

    If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?

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    Wayne Dyer

    It is impossible for you to be angry and laugh at the same time. Anger and laughter are mutually exclusive and you have the power to choose either.

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    Miguel Angel Ruiz

    Life is like dancing. If we have a big floor, many people will dance. Some will get angry when the rhythm changes. But life is changing all the time.

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    Langston Hughes

    Like a welcome summer rain, humor may suddenly cleanse and cool the earth, the air and you.

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    Margaret Smith

    My uncle Sammy was an angry man. He had printed on his tombstone: What are you looking at?

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    William Congreve

    Never go to bed angry, stay up and fight.

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    Emily Dickinson

    Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought.

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    William Butler Yeats

    One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end.

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    A. C. Benson

    One's mind has a way of making itself up in the background, and it suddenly becomes clear what one means to do.

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    Dwight L. Moody

    Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement.

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    Laurence J. Peter

    Speak when you are angry - and you'll make the best speech you'll ever regret.

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    Ambrose Bierce

    Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.

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    Bede Jarrett

    The world needs anger. The world often continues to allow evil because it isn't angry enough.

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    Plato

    There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.

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    Josh Billings

    There is no greater evidence of superior intelligence than to be surprised at nothing.

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    Thomas Fuller

    There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an angry heart.

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    Thomas Hardy

    Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.

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    James Russell Lowell

    Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.

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    Thomas Jefferson

    When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred.

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    Mark Twain

    When angry, count to four; when very angry, swear.

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    Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Yesterday, December seventh, 1941, a date which will live in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.

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    All fired up

    Be highly excited and enthusiastic

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    As mad as a hatter

    To behave unpredictably; to be angry

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    Shove off!

    (angry or annoyed) go away!

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    Hacking someone off

    Someone angry

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    To freak out

    To become excited; angry or surprised suddenly

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    Elon Musk

    In terms of the Internet, it's like humanity acquiring a collective nervous system. Whereas previously we were more like a... collection of cells that communicated by diffusion. With the advent of the Internet, it was suddenly like we got a nervous system. It's a hugely impactful thing.

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    Pick up one's marbles and go home

    Leave suddenly

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