have steam coming out of (one's) ears

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have steam coming out of (one's) ears

To be very angry. Dad is going to have steam coming out of his ears when he sees that huge dent you put in his car door.
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have steam coming out of your ears

INFORMAL
If you have steam coming out of your ears, you show that you are very angry about something. Note: The following expressions refer to the use of steam to provide power for a machine, especially a steam engine. I've never seen Mike so furious. He had steam coming out of his ears!
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have steam coming out of your ears

be extremely angry or irritated. informal
See also: coming, ear, have, of, out, steam
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