be in too deep(redirected from are in too deep)
be in too deep
To be too involved in something to easily extract oneself or make reasonable decisions. I know you think you're in control of this undercover operation, but you're in too deep now—you care about these people too much to arrest them! Now that we're engaged, I've realized I'm in too deep with a man I don't really love.
See also: deep
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