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Today's expression is:  TO BE A BASKET CASE

It means:  One made powerless or ineffective, as by nerves, panic, stress, or exhaustion.

Here are 2 examples of the expression, TO BE A BASKET CASE:

Example #1:  After he lost all of his money gambling, Bill was a basket case.  

Example #2:  You should have seen me on my wedding day!  I was a complete basket case! 

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