lose (one's) rag

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lose (one's) rag

slang To become extremely upset or angry, usually unexpectedly. I'd had such a rough day at work that I lost my rag when my brother started teasing me once I got home.
See also: lose, rag

lose your rag

BRITISH, INFORMAL
If you lose your rag, you suddenly lose your temper with someone and get very angry. You can imagine just how easy it would be to lose your rag in that situation. Eventually Melvin lost his rag and hit the guy.
See also: lose, rag