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hissy fit

noun

Simple Definition of hissy fit

  • : an uncontrolled expression of strong emotion

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hissy fit

  1. :  tantrum

Examples of hissy fit in a sentence

  1. <the demanding diva had a major hissy fit when she had to wait for her trailer to be ready>



Circa 1970

First Known Use of hissy fit

circa 1970


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