or 'roid rage
[ roid reyj ]
/ ˈrɔɪd ˌreɪdʒ /
aggressive behavior attributed to the use of anabolic steroids, especially when the steroids are used regularly and in high doses: Two of the young bodybuilders from this gym have been involved in serious acts of roid rage.
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Origin of roid rage
First recorded in 1985–90; see origin at roid
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