go off the deep end
phrasal 1. to enter recklessly on a course 2. to become very much excited

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • go off the deep end — or[go overboard] {v. phr.}, {informal} To act excitedly and without careful thinking. * /John has gone off the deep end about owning a motorcycle./ * /Mike warned his roommate not to go off the deep end and get married./ * /Some girls go… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • go off the deep end — or[go overboard] {v. phr.}, {informal} To act excitedly and without careful thinking. * /John has gone off the deep end about owning a motorcycle./ * /Mike warned his roommate not to go off the deep end and get married./ * /Some girls go… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • deep — See: BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA, GO OFF THE DEEP END, IN DEEP, KNEE DEEP …   Dictionary of American idioms

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