be thrilled to bits

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be thrilled to bits

To be ecstatic; to be very pleased and excited. A: "I really hope Mary enjoys her surprise birthday party." B: "I'm sure she'll be thrilled to bits!" I was thrilled to bits to hear that I'd been selected for a literary award in New York City.
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I WAS thrilled to bits to read the article about Stoke St Michael's school (also known as The National School) and the photo (above) that Roma Hawthorne had sent in.