someone's head/mind is in a spin

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of someone's head/mind is in a spin

used to say that someone is feeling very confused
  • Her head was all in a spin.

Word by Word Definitions

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

mind play
  1. : recollection, memory

  2. : the element or complex (see 1complex 1) of elements in an individual that feels, perceives, thinks, wills, and especially reasons

  3. : the conscious mental events and capabilities in an organism

  1. : remind

  2. : remember

  3. : to attend to closely

spin play
  1. : to draw out and twist fiber into yarn or thread

  2. : to form a thread by extruding a viscous rapidly hardening fluid

  3. : to revolve rapidly : gyrate

  1. : the act of spinning or twirling something

  2. : the whirling motion imparted (as to a ball or top) by spinning

  3. : an excursion or ride in a vehicle especially on wheels


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