off one's head
phrasal crazy, distracted

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • off one's head — adj mad, crazy. These phrases are all elabo rations of the well established colloquial ism, off one s head (heard since the mid 19th century). The terms are some times extended to mean intoxicated by drugs or drink, more usually denoted by… …   Contemporary slang

  • off one's head — {adj. phr.} Crazy; mad. * /We had no doubt that the old man was off his head when we saw him jumping into the lake with his winter coat on./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off one's head — {adj. phr.} Crazy; mad. * /We had no doubt that the old man was off his head when we saw him jumping into the lake with his winter coat on./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off\ one's\ head — adj. phr. Crazy; mad. We had no doubt that the old man was off his head when we saw him jumping into the lake with his winter coat on …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Off one's head — mad; very excited; delirious …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • off one's head — Australian Slang mad; very excited; delirious …   English dialects glossary

  • off one's head — Phrs. 1. Insane, mad. 2. To be extremely intoxicated by alcohol or drugs …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • off one's nut — See: OFF ONE S HEAD …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off one's nut — See: OFF ONE S HEAD …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off one's block / chump / crust / head / nut / onion — adj mad, crazy. These phrases are all elabo rations of the well established colloquial ism, off one s head (heard since the mid 19th century). The terms are some times extended to mean intoxicated by drugs or drink, more usually denoted by… …   Contemporary slang

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