Instead, a person with entitlement complex is similar to a small child who never learned that he or she is not the center of the universe. They throw tantrums when outsiders don’t meet their demands.
You can fly into a rage or have a fit of rage, but you don't “throw” a rage. You can be bursting with anger and lose your temper, people also say or do something in a fit of temper but they don't throw it.
- So why do young children (and adults) “throw” temper tantrums?
Why is ‘throw‘ used to mean an uncontrolled outburst of anger and frustration (EOD)?