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get in(to) a snit

To become angry, agitated, or irritated. John is always getting into a snit with his girlfriend over the silliest things. Don't get in a snit with me, I was trying to be helpful!
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be in a snit

To be angry, agitated, or irritated. John is always in a snit with his girlfriend over the silliest things. Don't be in a snit with me, I was trying to be helpful!
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in a snit

Fig. in a fit of anger or irritation. Don't get in a snit. It was an accident. Mary is in a snit because they didn't ask her to come to the shindig.
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in a snit

In a state of agitation or irritation, as in He is in a snit over the guest list. It is also put as get in or into a snit , as in She tends to get in a snit every time things don't go her way. The origin of this expression is uncertain. [Colloquial; first half of 1900s]
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be in a ˈsnit

(American English) be bad-tempered and refuse to speak to anybody for a time because you are angry about something: She was in quite a snit. Hope it wasn’t something I said.What are you in such a snit about?
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in a snit

mod. in a fit of anger or irritation. Mary is in a snit because they didn’t ask her to come to the shindig.
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snit

(snɪt)
n. a state of resentment. Don’t work yourself into such a snit.
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Concretement, la SNIT se proposera d'agir sur deux niveaux.
La DGA de la SNIT a, en outre, evoque le probleme de la societe pour liquider son stock de logements (economiques et economiques ameliores) en raison du blocage actuel genere par la nouvelle clause de la loi de finances 2018 sur l'application de la TVA appliquee aux promoteurs immobiliers.
Elle a, egalement, rappele les procedures legales entreprises par la SNIT pour recuperer ses logements squattes suite a la revolution, precisant " qu'au niveau de la SNIT centrale, les 800 logements squattes ont ete recuperes.
Toujours selon elle, " le plus grave c'est le squat des terrains relevant de la SNIT.
S'agissant du theme choisi pour la journee d'etude, la DGA de la SNIT a souligne qu'il s'agit d'une tentative de vulgariser les principes de la gouvernance chez les cadres et agents de la societe.
Elle a, ainsi, rappele que " suite aux difficultes rencontrees par la SNIT apres la revolution, (les occupations, les squats), elle a pu rebondir grace a la mise en place d'une strategie de mise a niveau et de modernisation, s'articulant autour de la mise a niveau de ses archives, la mise en oeuvre d'un schema directeur informatique pour maitriser toute la chaine de production, l'adoption de la charte de conduite des agents, la mise en place d'une cellule de bonne gouvernance conformement a la circulaire gouvernementale relative a la mise en place de cellules de bonne gouvernance dans les structures publiques.
Ellen Donogh is a teacher-librarian at Queenston School where, last year, her students staged a radio play version of a chapter from The Fortress of Kaspar Snit.
La rarete des terrains et la hausse des prix sont les principales difficultes confrontees par la SNIT etant donne que la societe cible en premier lieu la classe moyenne.
Quels sont les grands projets de la SNIT pour les annees prochaines?
A Ben Arous, la SNIT va aussi construire 55 logements sociaux (individuel).
La SNIT a connu beaucoup de problemes suite a des actes de violence et de pillage qui ont suivi la Revolution, la societe a-t-elle recupere tous les logements spolies?
Oui, la SNIT a pu heureusement recuperer tous les logements spolies et qui sont au nombre de 800.
Since Chunhyang's lower-class status could jeopardize her husband's standing before he passes the all-important civil service exam, Mongryong convinces her - after much snit throwing and tearing of exquisite costume - to stay behind and wait for him.
According to David Oreck, the radio operates from the vacuum's AC power cord so you don't have to get in a snit about dead batteries.
This year, the producers recruited two Coreys: Vanilla Ice childishly disfigures the house's Warholian painting of the participants, insists humans descended from space aliens and snits at L.