Get-carried-away meaning

To get carried away is defined as to become overly excited or involved and to take things too far.

An example of get carried away is when you are really excited about having a first birthday party for your child that you stress and obsess and spend thousands and thousands of dollars.

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(idiomatic, intransitive) To become excessively involved, to take something too far.

It was nice of him to write a poem for his new girlfriend, but shooting a full-length film is getting carried away.

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