lose one's temper
Definition of lose one's temper
: to get angry I lost my temper (with him) and yelled at him.
Word by Word Definitions
: to miss from one's possession or from a customary or supposed place
: to suffer deprivation of : part with especially in an unforeseen or accidental manner
: to dilute, qualify, or soften by the addition or influence of something else : moderate
: to exercise control over : govern, restrain
: to cause to be well disposed : mollify
: a suitable proportion or balance of qualities : a middle state between extremes : mean, medium
: character, quality
: characteristic tone : trend
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