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bent out of shape

adjective phrase
  1. Intoxicated; drunk; bent, stoned
  2. Extremely upset; very angry: He is so far bent out of shape by the press reaction/ Why are you bent out of shape? (1960s+ Air Force and college students)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Idioms and Phrases with bent out of shape

bent out of shape

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Infuriated, annoyed, as in Don't let Paul get you bent out of shape—calm down.
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Shocked, astonished, as in That conservative audience was bent out of shape by his speech. [ ; second half of 1900s ]
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