Fit of pique meaning

What does the saying 'Fit of pique' mean?

Idiom: Fit of pique

Meaning: If someone reacts badly because their pride is hurt, this is a fit of pique.

Country: International English | Subject Area: Character & appearance | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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