round the twist - definition and synonyms

phrase British informal
  1. crazy

    You’d think I was round the twist if I told you.

    drive someone round the twist (=make someone become crazy):

    He’s driving me round the twist with all these questions.

    go round the twist (=become crazy):

    I felt as if I was going round the twist.

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See also main entry: twist