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  • n. A normally peaceful person who has become suddenly and uncharacteristically angry.


First attested in 1826. From French mouton enragé ("angry sheep"), a nickname given to French politician Nicolas de Condorcet by Turgot. Formed from mouton ("sheep") + enragé, past participle of enrager ("to enrage"). (Wiktionary)


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