dicked in the nob

dicked in the nob
   mentally unbalanced
   In this use, the nob is the head:
    But, bless you, every good pug is dicked in the nob, or he'd not be a pug in the first place. (Fraser, 1997 — a pug was a prizefighter, or pugilist) dickens the devil
   The origin is unclear, despite the notorious marital behaviour of the novelist:
    They had more chains on him than Scrooge saw on Marley's ghost, but he could have kicked up dickens if he'd wanted. That's a pun. (King, 1996)

How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. . 2014.

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