shout (oneself) silly

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shout (oneself) silly

To shout extensively, perhaps until one can no longer shout. Fred lost his voice after shouting himself silly at the football game last night.
See also: shout, silly

ˌdrink, ˌlaugh, ˌshout, etc. yourself ˈsilly

(informal) drink, laugh, shout, etc. so much that you cannot behave in a sensible way: Everyone was too busy laughing themselves silly to notice her quietly leave the room.
See also: silly
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And why should I care about disabled sport when I can stride round bashing a ball or shout myself silly as the Giants do battle?
They blend into the background but the soundtrack to the night I was there was superb and not so loud I had to shout myself silly to be heard.