out\ of\ one's\ head


out\ of\ one's\ head
• out of one's mind
• out of one's senses
• off one's head
adj. phr. informal
Acting in a crazy way; especially, wildly crazy.

The patient was feverish and out of his head and had to be watched.

Her friends thought she was out of her mind to marry that man.

Compare: off one's rocker Contrast: come to one's senses

Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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  • out of one's head — or[out of one s mind] or[out of one s senses] also[off one s head] {adj. phr.}, {informal} Acting in a crazy way; especially, wildly crazy. * /The patient was feverish and out of his head and had to be watched./ * /Her friends thought she was out …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • out of one's head — or[out of one s mind] or[out of one s senses] also[off one s head] {adj. phr.}, {informal} Acting in a crazy way; especially, wildly crazy. * /The patient was feverish and out of his head and had to be watched./ * /Her friends thought she was out …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Out of one's head — Out Out (out), adv. [OE. out, ut, oute, ute, AS. [=u]t, and [=u]te, [=u]tan, fr. [=u]t; akin to D. uit, OS. [=u]t, G. aus, OHG. [=u]z, Icel. [=u]t, Sw. ut, Dan. ud, Goth. ut, Skr. ud. [root]198. Cf. {About}, {But}, prep., {Carouse}, {Utter}, a.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • out of one's head — phrasal : unable to command one s mental powers : delirious * * * out of one s head (informal) ▪ Crazy ▪ Very drunk or high on drugs ● head …   Useful english dictionary

  • out of one's head — ► off (or out of) one s head informal crazy. Main Entry: ↑head …   English terms dictionary

  • out of one's head — Phrs. 1. Mad, crazy. 2. Intoxicated by alcohol or drugs. Cf. off one s head …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • Out of one's head — 1. out of one s mind; demented; delirious; 2. under the influence of some drug; stoned; whacked …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • out of one's head — Australian Slang 1. out of one s mind; demented; delirious; 2. under the influence of some drug; stoned; whacked …   English dialects glossary

  • out of one's head — phrasal delirious …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • out of one's head or mind — idi out of one s head or mind a) insane; crazy b) delirious; irrational …   From formal English to slang


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