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hissy

noun, chiefly Southern & southern Midland

Synonyms and Antonyms of hissy

  1. an outburst or display of excited anger <she throws a royal hissy whenever her food is late> Synonyms blowup, explosion, fireworks, fit, tantrum [chiefly Southern & southern Midland], hissy fit, huff, sceneRelated Words eruption, flare-up, outburst, storm, uproar; agitation, delirium, distraction, frenzy, furor, furore, fury, hysteria, rage, rampage; convulsion(s), paroxysm, seizure, spasm, upheaval; angriness, choler, indignation, irateness, ire, lividity, lividness, spleen, wrath, wrathfulness; reaction, rise; dander, temper; grouch, hump [British], pet, pouts, snit, sulk(s), sulkiness, sullenness




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