make (someone's) jaw drop

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make (someone's) jaw drop

To cause someone to pause in astonishment, awe, or disbelief, especially with his or her mouth left open. Did you see Kathy's new dress? It's so gorgeous it made my jaw drop! That play was so amazing that it made all of our jaws drop! It made my husband's jaw drop to hear that I was leaving him.
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Metsger also made my jaw drop when he stressed how most credit unions have so much capital, the risk-based rule won't affect them at all.
His reply again made my jaw drop to the ground: "He's studying.
However, one article - Poor report for Honley despite its best GCSEs - made my jaw drop and my blood boil.
My outfitter on a recent hunt was giving us instruction on shot placement when he said something that made my jaw drop.
But what I have found over the last year has made my jaw drop.
It was a big shock for me, everything made my jaw drop and for the most part I felt like a fan," he says.
NYC's yentas got me addicted, Hotlanta gives me a Dynasty-like fix with a bourgie twist, and Jersey just made my jaw drop.
No, he didn't sit next to me in the blind, but he did do something that made my jaw drop.
His desperation for approval by invoking Mrs Thatcher as a great Briton made my jaw drop.
But what made my jaw drop was the realisation that however much Rimmel mascara I buy, Kate inhabits such an entirely different stratosphere to me that I may as well crawl back under my rock.
the Bolivian brains don't develop properly,' made my jaw drop.
I didn't find a single price that made my jaw drop, but I still could have saved a nickel over Ralphs on every can of cat food.
I was travelling to school the other day when I noticed something that made my jaw drop open and my eyes widen.
I first saw it on some rainy Sunday afternoon as a kid and it made my jaw drop.
Only once since then has she written a piece that made my jaw drop.