have (one's) monkey up(redirected from Monkies)
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have (one's) monkey up
To be angry. I hope you don't have your monkey up—I wasn't trying to insult you. I have my monkey up because of this whole situation—it's amazing that I haven't screamed at the whole staff today.
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have (or get) your monkey upbe angry.
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