drive (someone) potty

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drive (someone) potty

To make someone particularly annoyed, vexed, or crazy. Primarily heard in UK. I need you to mind the kids for a while, they've been driving me potty all morning!
See also: drive, potty
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IT'S a city renowned for its Potteries, but now Stoke-on-Trent has a new claim to fame - and it's enough to drive you potty.
MATES are running out of steam and that means they don't have the wherewithal to drive you potty with their dramas and silly ideas.
Mates are running out of steam and that means they don't have the where for all to drive you potty with their dramas and silly ideas, not such a bad thing, but it does mean they do that please hug me, need me, talk to me, feed me thing.
If ever there was a pot plant to drive you potty it's the poinsettia.
They use silly voices, or situations that may vaguely amuse at first hearing, then annoy you, and finally drive you potty.