One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Become unable to control one's temper or emotions.‘he looks like he's about to chuck a mental at any moment’
- ‘I considered rubbing the excess ink across the front of my school jersey but knew that Mum would chuck a mental come laundry day.’
- ‘She didn't even chuck a mental at me because she was too busy bawling.’
- ‘Some stupid cow chucks a mental because he wouldn't let her 10 year old into a popular MA rated film.’
- ‘Cody could feel himself about to chuck a mental.’
- ‘I wouldn't want the moment of the century ruining by somebody chucking a mental when things were just hotting up.’
- ‘My father's just about to chuck a mental.’
- ‘If you aim too high, you may find the workload overwhelming and feel so stressed out that you chuck a mental two weeks into Term 1.’
- ‘I ended up my day with him chucking a mental at me over the stupidest thing imaginable.’
- ‘When this article appeared in a national newspaper, they chucked a mental.’
- ‘Mr Lee chucked a mental and told them to come back after school.’
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