hit (or go through) the roof


hit (or go through) the roof
hit (or go through) the roof
informal
suddenly become very angry.
roof

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  • go through the roof — Ⅰ. ► go through the roof informal (of prices or figures) reach extreme levels. Main Entry: ↑roof Ⅱ. ► hit (or go through) the roof informal suddenly become very angry. Main Entry: ↑roof …   English terms dictionary

  • go through the roof — idi cvb a) (esp. of costs) to increase dramatically b) Also, hit the roof. to lose one s temper; become enraged …   From formal English to slang

  • hit the roof — ► hit (or go through) the roof informal suddenly become very angry. Main Entry: ↑roof …   English terms dictionary

  • hit the roof — to suddenly become very angry. I m afraid he ll hit the roof when he finds out our vacation is canceled. Officials went through the roof when a local newspaper published the report …   New idioms dictionary

  • The Roof (Back in Time) — Single par Mariah Carey extrait de l’album Butterfly Sortie 20 mars 1998 Enregistrement 1997 Durée …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Up the Ladder to the Roof — Infobox Single Name = Up the Ladder to the Roof Artist = The Supremes from Album = Right On Released = February 16, 1970 (U.S.) Format = Vinyl record (7 45 RPM) Recorded = Hitsville USA (Studio A); January 30 1970 February 1970 Genre = Soul… …   Wikipedia

  • Up on the Roof (song) — Infobox Single Name =Up on the Roof Cover size = Border = Caption = Artist =The Drifters Album = B side = Another Night With the Boys Released =1962 Format = Recorded = Genre = Length = Label = Writer =Gerry Goffin and Carole King Producer =… …   Wikipedia

  • Fiddler on the Roof — Infobox Musical name= Fiddler on the Roof caption= Original Broadway Windowcard evoking the artwork of Marc Chagall, source of the title. music=Jerry Bock lyrics=Sheldon Harnick book=Joseph Stein basis= Tevye and his Daughters by Sholem Aleichem… …   Wikipedia

  • roof — ► NOUN (pl. roofs) 1) the structure forming the upper covering of a building or vehicle. 2) the top inner surface of a covered area or space. 3) the upper limit or level of prices or wages. ► VERB (usu. be roofed) ▪ cover with or as a roof …   English terms dictionary

  • roof — noun (plural roofs) 1》 the structure forming the upper covering of a building or vehicle.     ↘the top inner surface of a covered area or space. 2》 the upper limit or level of prices or wages. verb cover with a roof. ↘function as the roof of.… …   English new terms dictionary


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