out of (one's) head

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out of (one's) head

1. slang Crazy. He's out of his head if he thinks this plan is going to work! After yet another sleepless night, I'm starting to feel like I'm out of my head.
2. slang Very intoxicated from drugs or alcohol. You were really out of your head last night! How do you feel this morning? A: "Do you remember anything you said to me at the party?" "B: "Not at all—I was out of my head last night."
See also: head, of, out

out of/off your ˈhead

(British English, informal)
1 crazy: Are you off your head?
2 not knowing what you are saying or doing because of the effects of alcohol or drugs: Don’t even try to have a proper conversation with him — he’s off his head.
See also: head, of, off, out
References in classic literature ?
The count turned and saw on his right Mitka staring at him with eyes starting out of his head, raising his cap and pointing before him to the other side.