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English definition of “lose your head”

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lose your head

to not have control of your emotions: Everything went dark, and I just lost my head and couldn't think what to do.
Translations of “lose your head”
in Chinese (Traditional) 失去理智, 情緒失控…
in Russian терять голову…
in Turkish paniğe kapılmak, eli ayağına dolaşmak, tepesi atmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 失去理智, 情绪失控…
in Polish tracić głowę…
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