Definition of “be up to your ears in sth” - English Dictionary

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“be up to your ears in sth” in British English

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be up to your ears in sth

to be very busy, or to have more of something than you can manage:

I'm up to my ears in work.
She's up to her ears in debt.

(Definition of “be up to your ears in sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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