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English definition of “go over sb's head”

go over sb's head

to speak to or ask permission from someone who has more authority than the person who you would normally go to in that situation: Amanda was refusing to give me the week off so I went over her head and spoke to the boss.
(Definition of go over sb's head from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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