got it bad

idiom

Definition of got it bad

US, informal
: having extreme feelings about something "Is he in love with her?" "Oh yeah, he's got it bad."

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“Got it bad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/got%20it%20bad. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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