blow (one's) fuse

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blow (one's) fuse

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

verb
See also: blow, fuse
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RESIDENTS in a Teesside community are ready to blow their fuse after suffering regular power cuts for more than two years.