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rip-snorting mad

Extremely angry and agitated; infuriated. My mom was rip-snorting mad when I came home drunk at 2 AM. You've got to learn to stay out of the boss's way when he gets rip-snorting mad like that.
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snort at someone or something

to show one's displeasure with someone or something by snorting. The customer snorted at the waiter for his surliness. The customer snorted at the prices and walked out.
See also: snort


n. a quick drink of whiskey from a bottle, flask, or jug. Jed offered the visitor a short-snort from a jar of shine.


1. tv. & in. to sniff (insufflate) a powdered drug, now usually cocaine. (Drugs.) Here, snort this.
2. n. a nasal dose of a drug, usually cocaine. I don’t want a snort. I’m clean, and I’m going to stay that way.
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But shortly after social media erupted with speculation that the singer was snorting a white powder, Rihanna angrily lashed out on Instagram: ""N*** your lame a** got some f***ing nerve
We don't know who came up with the idea of crushing them into powder and snorting them--or if it even works in getting someone stoned--but when the practice became widespread, parents and school officials sat up and took notice.
But what may seem ridiculously funny really isn't, and it's caught the attention of some famous faces, including Ellen DeGeneres, who are imploring kids to stop snorting condoms simply for the attention and YouTube hits.
Using a euro note, tattooed Pritchard started snorting it up his nose, tapping his nostrils and laughing as he did so.
If it fails, the doe usually runs back the way it came and stops snorting.
By snorting at a cat who thinks it's hidden in the grass, an antelope says, "I see you predator.
He described mixing the cremated remains with cocaine and snorting them during a drugs bender.
The pictures show a number of young men, said to be squaddies from the 1st Battalion Royal Regiment of Scotland: the Royal Scots and Kings Own Scottish Borderers, snorting white powder from a CD case.
The News of the World published pictures yesterday of Mr Harkishin allegedly snorting cocaine at the home of an ex-lover.
The day after she first smoked heroin, Judy found herself snorting white lines of the drug with her boyfriend.
3) Street cocaine is ingested by intranasal snorting, free-base smoking, and intravenous injection.
Drug addicts use the toilet tops to put out lines of coke for snorting.
Not only does the oil-based spray loosen screws, it is now claimed it stops drug users snorting coke from flat surfaces, including toilet seats, toilet seat covers and cisterns.
5 Snorting the drug __________ can eat away the cartilage that divides the nose.
Some were cocaine users attracted to reports that snorting crack was safer than snorting cocaine hydrochloride powder, while others were elderly people seeking relief from arthritis or depression.