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kick-the-cat

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kick-the-cat

modifier

Angry and frustrated: puts the IRS in a surly, kick-the-cat mood

[1990s+; fr the image of one who kicks the cat when the real target of anger is unknown or unreachable]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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