Idioms starting with ‘make’: make someone’s gorge rise

Do you know the meaning of ‘gorge’? Don’t worry if you don’t as it won’t help you to understand what this idiom means!

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mutton – the meat from an adult sheep
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Cooked mutton has a very strong smell. If you don’t like the smell of cooked lamb, you are unlikely to enjoy the smell of cooked mutton.
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make someone’s gorge rise – to make someone feel disgusted or sickened

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In the example sentence, the idiom means to make someone feel ill.
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Sometimes, though, this idiom means ‘to make someone feel shocked and angry’. 😠

Example:

The utter devastation of war makes her gorge rise.
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This idiom is not so common nowadays, but it is still handy to know what it means.
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Does anything make your gorge rise? If so, what?
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