get (someone or something) out of (one's) mind

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get (someone or something) out of (one's) mind

To forget or stop thinking about someone or something. (Usually used in the negative.) That song is so darn catchy—I can't get it out of my mind! I can't get Tom out of mind, I just miss him too much.
See also: get, mind, of, out

get someone or something out of one's mind

 and get someone or something out of one's head
to manage to forget someone or something; to stop thinking about or wanting someone or something. (Almost the same as put someone or something out of one's mind.) I can't get him out of my mind. Mary couldn't get the song out of her mind.
See also: get, mind, of, out