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!
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And Bible-bashing Dot, who is disorientated by her return to Walford, sends him round the bend with her warning to be "ever ready and vigilant from attack".