If someone is on the warpath, they are very angry about something and will do anything to get things sorted the way they want.

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  • Warpath — (inglés) Sendero de Guerra (español) Primera aparición New Mutants Vol. 1 #16 (Junio 1984) Marvel Comics Creador(es) Chris Claremont y Sal Buscema Información …   Wikipedia Español

  • Warpath — War path , n. The route taken by a party of Indians going on a warlike expedition. Schoolcraft. [1913 Webster] {On the warpath}, on a hostile expedition; hence, colloquially, about to attack a person or measure. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • warpath — ☆ warpath [wôr′path΄ ] n. the path or course taken by American Indians on a warlike expedition on the warpath 1. at war, ready for war, or looking for war 2. actively angry; ready to fight …   English World dictionary

  • warpath — (n.) 1775, in reference to North American Indians, from WAR (Cf. war) (n.) + PATH (Cf. path) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • warpath — n. (usu. colloq. and humorous) 1) to go on the warpath 2) to be on the warpath (they are on the warpath again) * * * [ wɔːpɑːθ] (usu. colloq. and humorous) to go on the warpath to be on the warpath (they are on the warpath again) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Warpath — Der Begriff Warpath steht für: ein Computerspiel von Digital Extremes, siehe: Warpath (Computerspiel) eine Death Metal Band aus Dublin (Irland): Warpath (Band) eine Punk Band aus Hamilton (Neuseeland): The Warpath ein Album der US amerikanische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • warpath — [[t]wɔ͟ː(r)pɑːθ, pæθ[/t]] PHRASE: PHR after v, oft v link PHR If you say that someone is or has gone on the warpath, you mean that they are angry and getting ready for a fight or conflict. [INFORMAL] I had warned the children that daddy was on… …   English dictionary

  • warpath — See: ON THE WARPATH …   Dictionary of American idioms

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