Over your head


Over your head
  If something is over your head, or goes over your head, it is too complex or difficult for you to understand.

Dictionary of English idioms . . 2014.

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  • over your head — beyond your understanding or ability The technical details were over my head. [=too complicated for me to understand] That joke went right over my head. [=I did not get that joke] We realized after we started the business that we were (in) over …   Useful english dictionary

  • over your head — If something is over your head, or goes over your head, it is too complex or difficult for you to understand …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • Over Your Head — Genre Home and Garden Starring Eric Stromer Country of origin United States No. of seasons 9 No. of episodes 105 …   Wikipedia

  • over your head —    If something is over your head, or goes over your head, it is too complex or difficult for you to understand.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • in over your head —    If someone is in over their head, they are out of the depth in something they are involved in, and may end up in a mess.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If you are in over your head, you are involved in something that is too difficult… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • be in over your head — be/get in over your head ► to be involved in something that is too difficult for you to deal with: »He denied fraud saying he was a businessman who just got in over his head. Main Entry: ↑head …   Financial and business terms

  • be/get in over your head — ► to be involved in something that is too difficult for you to deal with: »He denied fraud saying he was a businessman who just got in over his head. Main Entry: ↑head …   Financial and business terms

  • get in over your head — be/get in over your head ► to be involved in something that is too difficult for you to deal with: »He denied fraud saying he was a businessman who just got in over his head. Main Entry: ↑head …   Financial and business terms

  • be in over your head — be in over (your) head to be involved in a situation that is too difficult for you to deal with. I m in over my head with all these exhibition arrangements …   New idioms dictionary

  • have (something) hanging over (your) head — to be worried about something you have to do. I hate having all those bills hanging over my head …   New idioms dictionary


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