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rude slang Completely terrified. I was scared shitless when I woke up to the sounds of an intruder in my house.
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scared shitlessINFORMAL, VERY RUDE
If someone is scared shitless, they are extremely scared. When I first met him, I was scared shitless.
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mod. very frightened. (Potentially offensive. Use caution with shit.) He wasn’t just frightened. He was scared shitless!
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