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Get dander up - Idioms by The Free Dictionary

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Definition of get dander up in the Idioms Dictionary. get dander up phrase. What does get dander up expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom ...

Dander | Definition of Dander by Merriam-Webster


How did "dander" acquire its "temper" sense? Etymologists have come up with a few possibilities, but nothing is known for sure. Some experts have proposed, ...

get one's dander up | Definition, meaning & more | Collins Dictionary


get one's dander up | to become or to cause someone to become annoyed or angry | Definition, pronunciation, examples & translations.

Get Your Dander Up : Phrases, Clichés, Expressions & Sayings


Get Your Dander Up : Phrases. Meaning: To get excitedly angry - into a temper. Example: Don't get your dander up - I'm only doing my job! Origin: The phrase ...

Get your dander up, or gander up? - Google Groups


How many other people are saying "gander" instead of "dander"? Google shows: "my dander up" 1660 "my gander up" 91 Ratio 18:1. That makes it about as ...

The Word Den: Thing Not To Do Today: get your dander up.


May 3, 2011 ... You don't hear the expression get your dander up very often nowadays, but it's too good a piece of English to allow to die. It means to get very ...

dander - definition of dander in English | Oxford Dictionaries


in phrase get/have one's dander up informal. Lose one's temper: 'this doesn't half get my dander up' ... 'you can keep your cat free of dander by proper care'.

Dander « The Word Detective


Jul 14, 2008 ... Dander. The cranky reindeer. Dear Word Detective: I know when something “gets my dander up,” which is something my mother always used to ...

Get one's dander up or get one's dandruff up - Grammarist


To get one's dander up means to become angry, to become agitated enough to fight, whether literally or figuratively. Get one's dander up is an American idiom, ...

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'Get your dander up' - meaning and origin of this phrase


If 'get one's dander up' is synonymous with 'get one's dandruff up' we need to explain how dandruff can be 'up' exactly - not an intuitive picture to visualise.

get your dander up « Historically Speaking


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get (one's) dander up - The Online Slang Dictionary


Oct 27, 2011 ... This Slang page is designed to explain what the meaning of get (one's) dander up is. The slang word / phrase / acronym get (one's) dander up ...