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English definition of “jump/leap out of your skin”

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jump/leap out of your skin

to be extremely surprised by something: The loud noise made me jump out of my skin.
Translations of “jump/leap out of your skin”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大吃一驚…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大吃一惊…
(Definition of jump/leap out of your skin from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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