Giving him the shivers - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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give (one) the shivers
To cause one to have a feeling of fear or dread. Can we get out of here? This creepy old house is giving me the shivers!
give somebody/get the ˈshivers (informal) make somebody feel fear and horror: That old portrait gives me the shivers. ♢ I get the shivers every time I hear his name.
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ANGRY Bolton boss Colin Todd admits that his side's hot and cold form is giving him the shivers