up to one's ears
phrasal deeply involved ; heavily implicated <
up to his ears in shady deals
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • up to one’s ears — Go to up to one’s eyeballs …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • up to one's ears — {adv. phr.} Immersed in; covered with. * / Around final examination time, Professor Brown explained, I am always up to my ears in work. / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • up to one's ears — {adv. phr.} Immersed in; covered with. * / Around final examination time, Professor Brown explained, I am always up to my ears in work. / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • up\ to\ one's\ ears — adv. phr. Immersed in; covered with. Around final examination time, Professor Brown explained, I am always up to my ears in work …   Словарь американских идиом

  • up to one's ears — phrasal see up to the ears …   Useful english dictionary

  • up to one's ears in — Deeply involved in • • • Main Entry: ↑ear * * * informal very busy with or deeply involved in I m up to my ears in work here …   Useful english dictionary

  • up to one's ears in — ► up to one s ears in informal very busy with. Main Entry: ↑ear …   English terms dictionary

  • up to one's ears in work — have a lot of work to do I d like to go with you but I m up to my ears in work at the moment …   Idioms and examples

  • up to one's ears in — extremely busy, overly busy, stressed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • up to one's ears in — informal very busy with. → ear …   English new terms dictionary

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