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