send (one) (a)round the bend

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send (one) (a)round the bend

To annoy or frustrate one. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. A week on vacation with my relatives is enough to send me around the bend. That loud beeping noise is sending me round the bend!
See also: bend, send
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Beauty queen Danielle sighed: "Not giving him his underpants just sent him round the bend.
GLAD TO BE GRAY: Palace hero Julian Gray celebrates his first goal with Shaun Derry Pics: BRADLEY ORMESHER; DRIVEN MAD: Gerard Houllier claimed that his team have turned the corner, but all those missed chances must have sent him round the bend last night