Synonyms and Antonyms of hits the ceiling
to become very angry
- The sellers hit the ceiling when they heard the low offer on the house.
angers, fulminates, rages, rants, raves, snaps, snarls, sputters, storms, tees off, vents, vituperates
bristles, burns, foams, fumes, glares, glowers, seethes, sizzles, smolders (or smoulders), steams, warms
bursts, explodes, flares (out), flashes, inflames (also enflames), maddens
blows a gasket, blows one's cool, blows one's stack, blows one's top, flies into a rage, flies off the handle, forgets oneself, goes ballistic, has a fit, hits the roof, loses one's cool, loses one's temper