eat nails

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eat nails definition


  1. tv.
    to do something extreme in extreme anger. (Probably refers to construction nail, buy may also be conceived of as finger nails. See also mad enough to eat nails.) : Sam was ready to eat nails.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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