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in a lava

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in a lather

adjective phrase

Angry; upset; in a sweat: this business of your being in a lather about it/ The editors say they are not in a lava over the coincidence

[1828+; fr the resemblance between an agitated sweat, esp the frothy sweat of horses, and frothy washing lather thought of as the result of vigorous agitation; found by 1660 in the form lavour]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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