be/get carried away

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Definition of be/get carried away

: to be so excited that one is no longer in control of one's behavior I shouldn't have behaved like that. I just got carried away. They allowed themselves to be carried away by fear.

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“Be/get carried away.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/be%2Fget%20carried%20away. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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