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English definition of “annoy, frighten, scare, etc. the hell out of sb”

annoy, frighten, scare, etc. the hell out of sb

informal
to make someone extremely annoyed, frightened, etc.: He jumped out from behind a wall and scared the hell out of her.Intensifying expressions
(Definition of annoy, frighten, scare, etc. the hell out of sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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