over the moon

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Etymology[edit]

From the nursery rhyme Hey diddle diddle

Adjective[edit]

over the moon

  1. (idiomatic) Delighted, thrilled.
    • 2003, Kate Drake, "Champagne Supernova," Time, 14 Dec.:
      Winemakers are over the moon to be able to showcase the individual nuances within their vineyards.

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