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going off the deep end

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present participle of go off the deep end

Synonyms of going off the deep end

to yield to mental or emotional stress
  • After months of pressure at work, he went off the deep end.

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“Going off the deep end.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/going%20off%20the%20deep%20end. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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