English version

jump down somebody’s throat

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishjump down somebody’s throatjump down somebody’s throatinformalANSWER/REPLY to suddenly speak angrily to someone jump
Examples from the Corpus
jump down somebody’s throatI was just asking a question. You don't have to jump down my throat!
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