Meaning of give someone a fit in English:

give someone a fit


  • Greatly shock or anger someone.

    • ‘Should I go see Mr. Mercader tonight and give Brexton a fit, or go home?’
    • ‘My liking of jam and cheese sandwiches always gave my mum a fit.’
    • ‘Bugs, and anything that crawled, used to give her a fit.’
    • ‘Emma has another tooth that came through Saturday night, but it gave her a fit!’