hissy

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noun \ˈhi-sē\

Definition of hissy

chiefly Southern US and south Midland US

  1. :  tantrum

Examples of hissy in a Sentence

  1. she throws a royal hissy whenever her food is late

Origin and Etymology of hissy

perhaps by shortening & alteration from hysterical



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