a bout of anger or intense irritation, etc. The term probably originated in the US, but by the mid-1990s was common throughout the English-speaking world
► 'Look at this mess! Lloyd is going to have a shit-fit.' (A Passion for Murder, US film, 1993)

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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