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scream (one's) head off

To scream or yell very loudly and lengthily. Suzy screamed her head off when I told her she couldn't have an ice cream cone. The stadium was packed with fans screaming their heads off for the popular band. Don't bother listening to the crazies who stand on street corners and scream their heads off at passersby.
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These pictures take us back to the days of Rollermania in Cardiff, when teenage girls clad in tartan screamed their heads off for one of the biggest bands on the planet.
He tweeted: "Sligo gig was amazing last night, thanks to all that came and screamed their heads off.
When they came on to the stage the girls at the front surged forward and screamed their heads off.
NEARLY 33,000 children have screamed their heads off at screenings of Monsters Inc in Coventry city centre over the past six weeks.
The manufacturers screamed their heads off over this,'' Long said, ``but the fact is those types of engines are responsible for a tremendous amount of pollution.
Seconds after promising to love, honor and cherish, these 650 couples screamed their heads off as they honeymooned on the Valencia park's famous white-knuckle rides.