the shit out of

the shit out of

vulgar slang To a huge or great degree; very much. I swear, if that punk looks over at us like that again, I'm going to go over there and beat the shit out of him! Don't sneak up on me like that, you scared the shit out of me!
See also: of, out, shit

the shit out of you

(rude)
as much as possible The cops had steel bats, and they beat the shit out of us. The mob of yelling, angry people scared the shit out of me.
See also: of, out, shit
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