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Definition of short fuse

short fuse

noun

  • a short temper. See fuse.
    My boss has a short fuse.
    Her short fuse is always getting her into trouble.

    Last edited on Jun 02 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Jun 02 2010.

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Definitions include: to lose one's temper.
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