deep

(redirected from went off the deep end)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Related to went off the deep end: along the lines, without a hitch, take a back seat

deep

(Down), adjective at the lowest point, below, below floor level, below ground level, below the floor, below the ground, beneath, under grade, under the ground, underground, underneath
Associated concepts: declaration against interest, declaraaion of a dividend, declaration of a trust, in deep trouble with the law, searching deep into the evidence of a case, self-serving declaration

deep

(Profound), adjective abstruse, astute, erudite, esoteric, intellectual, intellectually profound, penetrating, perceptive, philosophical, recondite, sagacious, sage, scholarly, thoughtful, wise
Associated concepts: deep constituted interpretation
See also: abstruse, broad, capacious, esoteric, extensive, incomprehensible, ingrained, intense, obscure, profound, recondite, sapient
References in periodicals archive ?
And then told of Kobe's comments, Shaq absolutely went off the deep end, left our planet.
My husband went off the deep end when I told him what I planned to do so now I am hesitating over writing, which is making me uneasy.
It kills me that people will say he went off the deep end because he was gay.