send chills up (one's) spine

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send chills up (one's) spine

To cause an intense feeling of excitement, exhilaration, nervousness, or fear in one. The way that sonata swells always sends chills up my spine. It sent chills up my spine when Dorothy gave me such an amorous look. Can we get out of here? This creepy old house is sending chills up my spine!
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The performance of Destani Wolfe and Ray Vega, as special guests on You Don't Know What Love Is, sent chills up my spine.
She would do readings that sent chills up my spine,'' she said.
It sent chills up my spine to learn that I had an ancestor who was on horseback constantly as a way of life.