at one's wit's end
or at one's wits' end phrasal at a loss for a means of solving a problem

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • at one's wit's — idi at one s wit s or wits end, drained of all ideas or mental resources; utterly confused or frustrated …   From formal English to slang

  • at\ one's\ wit's\ end — • at one s wit s end • at wits end adj. phr. Having no ideas as to how to meet a difficulty or solve a problem; feeling puzzled after having used up all of your ideas or resources; not knowing what to do; puzzled. He had approached every friend… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • at one's wit's end — see under ↑wit1 • • • Main Entry: ↑end …   Useful english dictionary

  • at one's wit's end — or[at wits end] {adj. phr.} Having no ideas as to how to meet a difficulty or solve a problem; feeling puzzled after having used up all of your ideas or resources; not knowing what to do; puzzled. * /He had approached every friend and… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • at one's wit's end — or[at wits end] {adj. phr.} Having no ideas as to how to meet a difficulty or solve a problem; feeling puzzled after having used up all of your ideas or resources; not knowing what to do; puzzled. * /He had approached every friend and… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • at one's wit's end — at a loss as means to solve a problem …   English contemporary dictionary

  • at one's wits' end — phrasal see at one s wit s end …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • wit's end — not knowing what to do, at the end of one s mental resources I have been at my wit s end all week trying to decide what to wear to the party …   Idioms and examples

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