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English definition of “be up to your neck in sth”

be up to your neck in sth

informal
to be very involved in a situation, or to have too much of the thing stated: She's up to her neck in debt/problems/work.Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' willToo much and unnecessary
(Definition of be up to your neck in sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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