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If we go anywhere she nearly always throws a strop. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He had a proper little temper strop and threw all of his toys out of the pram. The Sun (2016)Many stars would have thrown a strop and possibly downed tools to try to force through the deal. The Sun (2011)Not a chance: she throws a strop if you ask her a tough question. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He did throw a strop, hurling his mallet and helmet to the ground in fury. The Sun (2010)He didn't throw a strop. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It's not a teenage strop. Times, Sunday Times (2009)My husband walked out a month ago in a huge strop but I just felt happy. The Sun (2013)If I tell her to stop, she gets in a huge strop about it. The Sun (2012) Throwing a strop, Adam? The Sun (2011)
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