scare the crap out of (one)

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scare the crap out of (one)

rude slang To shock or frighten one very suddenly or severely. Hyperbolically alludes to frightening one so badly as to cause them to lose bowel control. Don't sneak up on me like that—you scared the crap out of me! The sound of the fire alarm scared the crap out of us this morning.
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"Is it just me, or is this scaring the crap out of anyone else?
20] might have included one more fun tidbit: Here in Nevada, no major Republican apparently wants to run against Senator Reid, so his competition may well end up being one Richard Ziser, a way-right evangelical, most famous for putting an anti-gay marriage amendment into the Nevada Constitution by scaring the crap out of everyone with images of same-sex education classes.
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