do sb's head in - definition in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online (US)

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “do sb's head in”

See all translations

do sb's head in

UK informal
to make someone feel confused and unhappy: Getting up at four o'clock every morning was doing my head in. I've been trying to make sense of all these figures and it's doing my head in.
Translations of “do sb's head in”
in Chinese (Traditional) 讓人發懵或不愉快…
in Chinese (Simplified) 让人发懵或不愉快…
(Definition of do sb's head in from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

disappear off the face of the earth

to disappear completely

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Read More