A restrained hissy fit
When she found out her car had been stolen, she had an absolute caniption.
by Shaun November 05, 2004
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A sad misspelling of those who attempt to use elaborate language, but miserably fail. The correct spelling for the English term is 'conniption', which is defined as a fit of rage, hysteria, panic or alarm.
When she found out her purse had been stolen, she had an absolute caniption...
by I'mNotUsingMyRealName January 16, 2011