What does 'In over your head' mean?
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.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'In over your head'
- Go to your head
- Keep your head
- Off the top of your head
- All in your head
- Get your head around something
- Over your head
- Fat head
- Bite someone's head off
- Keep your head above water
- You've got rocks in your head
- Head is mince
- Knock something on the head
- Head on the block
- Head nor tail
- Head on a spike
- Lose your head
- Turn something on its head
- Stand head and shoulders above
- Talk out of the back of your head
- Bless your pointy little head
- A still tongue keeps a wise head
- Bury your head in the sand
- Head over heels in love
- Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown
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