Fly Off the Handle

Meaning of Idiom ‘Fly Off the Handle’ To fly off the handle means to lose one’s temper; to become enraged. 1Jarvie, Gordon. Bloomsbury Dictionary of Idioms. London: Bloomsbury, 2009.,2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.,3Heacock, Paul. Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms]. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2010. This idiom means the same as … Read more