Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “need your head examined/examining”

See all translations

need your head examined/examining

( or need your head testing) humorous UK
If you tell someone they need their head examining, you think that that person is crazy because they have done something stupid or strange: You need your head examined if you're willing to spend that much on a pair of jeans.
Translations of “need your head examined/examining”
in Chinese (Traditional) 腦袋有問題…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脑子有问题…
(Definition of need your head examined/examining from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

luck

the force that causes things, especially good things, to happen to you by chance and not as a result of your own efforts or abilities

Word of the Day

A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English

by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in

Read More 

flower beard noun

January 19, 2015
a beard adorned with flowers And some of said beard-rockers are even turning it up a notch, painting trend on top of trend with what’s come to be known as ‘the flower beard.’

Read More