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English definition of “frighten/scare sb out of their wits”

frighten/scare sb out of their wits

(also frighten/scare the wits out of sb)
to make someone very frightened: Don't shout like that! You scared me out of my wits.Frightening and scaring
(Definition of frighten/scare sb out of their wits from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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