pop one's cork

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To suddenly behave irrationally; to go crazy.
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And there was Conductor Reyes, who was perfectly ordinary until one day he popped his cork and started explaining delays by announcing Command Center's telephone number and urging riders to phone for themselves.

Submitted on July 10, 2018

Additional definitions for 'pop one's cork':

pop one's corkTo become explosively angry.
pop one's corkTo ejaculate.
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sauter son bouchon

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