get carried away : Idioms in English

get carried away

To become overly involved with something to the point of going too far
Usage:
When Ann found herself imagining the changes she would make as the President of the United States, she realized she had gotten carried away with her political dreams.

get carried away in News

  1. Virgo

    Moderation is a must today, especially if you are one of those Virgos who tends to get carried away when they find something they really enjoy. A social invitation may sound good but make sure you're home by midnight...
    on June 19, 2013 Source: New York Post

  2. Stutes making up for lost season with Phillies

    Phillies righthander Michael Stutes isn't about to get carried away by his impressive start since being called up from triple-A Lehigh Valley on May 23.
    on June 19, 2013 Source: Philly.com

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