Synonyms and Antonyms of flown off the handle
to become very angry
- The manager flew off the handle when another customer complaint was called in.
angered, fulminated, raged, ranted, raved, snapped, snarled, sputtered, stormed, teed off, vented, vituperated
bristled, burned (or burnt), foamed, fumed, glared, glowered, seethed, sizzled, smoldered (or smouldered), steamed, warmed
burst (also bursted), exploded, flared (out), flashed, inflamed (also enflamed), maddened
blown a gasket, blown one's cool, blown one's stack, blown one's top, flown into a rage, forgotten oneself, gone ballistic, had a fit, hit the ceiling, hit the roof, lost one's cool, lost one's temper