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Meaning of “over your head” in the English Dictionary

"over your head" in British English

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over your head

too ​difficult or ​strange for you to ​understand: I ​tried to take in what he was saying about ​nuclearfusion, but most of it went over my head.
(Definition of over your head from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"over your head" in American English

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over your head

too ​difficult for someone to ​understand: Most of that ​lecture was over my ​head.
(Definition of over your head from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “over your head”
in Chinese (Simplified) 无法理解…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無法理解…
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