blow (one's) fuse

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blow (one's) fuse

To react furiously and/or violently to something or someone, to the point of losing control of one's behavior. Mom totally blew her fuse when I told her I had failed math. Don't blow your fuse, it's just a tiny scratch on the car.
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blow one’s fuse

verb
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There are two main types of fuses including: the fast blow fuse which, as its name implies, responds quickly to an overload and the slow blow fuses, which takes longer to melt when the overload is moderate.
If they're left open, the A/C can overheat and blow fuses.
Arazi, who is coached by Thierry Champion, said: "I don't blow fuses any more and I have learned how to behave.