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Re: Kanipshin fit

Posted by Al on July 05, 2005

In Reply to: Re: Kanipshin fit posted by Bob on July 05, 2005

: : What is the meaning and origin of " kanipshin fit ".

: From dictionary.com:
: con·nip·tion
: n. Informal
: A fit of violent emotion, such as anger or panic. Also called conniption fit.

: [Origin unknown.]

Which is more serious a conniption fit or a hissy fit?