Meaning of “over your head” in the English Dictionary

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"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 nuclear fusion, 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)

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