mad enough to spit nails

mad enough to spit nails

Seethingly angry; furious to the point of becoming irrational. I tell you, I was mad enough to spit nails when they told me they'd given the grant to that hack, Dr. Warner. The boss was mad enough to spit nails after he heard we'd lost the Jefferson account.
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