round the twist

idiom

Definition of round the twist

British, informal
: not sane : crazy Her constant complaining is driving me round the twist.

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“Round the twist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/round%20the%20twist. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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