Blow (one’s) top

Do you know the English expression “to blow (one’s) top“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Mike: How did your dad react when he found out you’d crashed his car?

Rob: He blew his top. It took him ages to calm down.

Does it mean:

a) lose (one’s) shirt

b) laugh a lot

c) cry a lot

d) become very angry

The answer is below!↓


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Answer: d) become very angry