blow (one's) socks off

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blow (one's) socks off

To thoroughly impress, overwhelm, or excite one. The show of support from everyone just blew my socks off. That movie really blew my socks off—I didn't expect it to be so good!
See also: blow, off, sock

blow/knock somebody’s ˈsocks off

(informal) surprise or impress somebody very much: With that dress and your new haircut you’ll knock their socks off!
See also: blow, knock, off, sock
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Clegg needs to fire on all cylinders but he didn't blow my socks off with a lacklustre "change Britain and change politics" acceptance speech.
She fancied `someone who's going to blow my socks off - my Che Guevara, if you like.