have hysterics

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have hysterics

To become very angry or overly emotional. Don't have hysterics—I wasn't trying to insult you.
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have hyˈsterics

(spoken) be extremely upset and angry: My mum’ll have hysterics when she sees the colour of my hair.
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WE ALL laughed when Irish Army veterans claimed compo for hearing loss caused by gunfire and had hysterics when claims included soldier bandsmen deafened by musical marching.