off one's head
phrasal crazy, distracted

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • 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 — mad; very excited; delirious …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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

  • 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 rocker — or[off one s trolley] {adj. phr.}, {informal} Not thinking correctly; crazy; silly; foolish. * /Tom is off his rocker if he thinks he can run faster than Bob can./ * /If you think you can learn to figure skate in one lesson, you re off your… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off one's rocker — or[off one s trolley] {adj. phr.}, {informal} Not thinking correctly; crazy; silly; foolish. * /Tom is off his rocker if he thinks he can run faster than Bob can./ * /If you think you can learn to figure skate in one lesson, you re off your… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Off one's hands — Hand Hand (h[a^]nd), n. [AS. hand, hond; akin to D., G., & Sw. hand, OHG. hant, Dan. haand, Icel. h[ o]nd, Goth. handus, and perh. to Goth. hin[thorn]an to seize (in comp.). Cf. {Hunt}.] 1. That part of the fore limb below the forearm or wrist in …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • off the top of one's head — {adv.} or {adj. phr.}, {informal} Without thinking hard; quickly. * /Vin answered the teacher s question off the top of his head./ * /When Lorraine was asked to recite, she talked off the top of her head./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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