have a cow : Popular Idioms in English

have a cow

To be extremely upset about something

Fran was worried that when her boss found out about the lost account, he would have a cow.

News & Articles

  • Tweet Makes It Into The Oxford English Dictionary
    Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online After seven years of short 140-character bursts, memes and punchline hashtags, the term “ tweet ” has officially become a real word in the Oxford English Dictionary (OED). Tweet can now correctly be used as either a noun or a verb (as in “Send me a tweet” or “Let me tweet that”) and joins the 54 year-old slang term “to have a cow.” This ...
    June 17, 2013 - redOrbit