in (too) deep

Definition of in (too) deep

informal

  1. :  in a difficult situation that one cannot get out of He wanted to get out of the deal, but he was in too deep.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  besides, also

    :  to an excessive degree :  excessively

    :  to such a degree as to be regrettable

deepplay
  1. :  extending far from some surface or area: such as

    :  extending far downward

    :  extending well inward from an outer surface

  1. :  to a great depth :  deeply

    :  far on :  late

    :  near the outer limits of the playing area

  1. :  a vast or immeasurable extent :  abyss

    :  the extent of surrounding space or time

    :  ocean


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