drive one out of mind

drive (one) out of (one's) mind

To annoy or frustrate one to the point of exasperation. A week on vacation with my relatives is enough to drive me out of my mind. That loud beeping noise is driving me out of my mind!
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drive one out of one's mind

Fig. to make someone go crazy; to frustrate someone. You are driving me out of my mind with your nagging. Henry was driven out of his mind by all the negative comments.
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