/ˈwoɚˌpæθ, Brit ˈwɔːˌpɑːθ/ noun
informal : angry and ready to fight with, criticize, or punish someone

The boss is on the warpath today because the project is behind schedule.

Her supporters went on the warpath in response to her opponent's accusations.

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