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English definition of “nearly/almost fall off your chair”

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nearly/almost fall off your chair

informal
to be extremely surprised: She nearly fell off her chair when she heard the news.
Translations of “nearly/almost fall off your chair”
in Chinese (Traditional) 極為驚訝…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极为惊讶…
(Definition of nearly/almost fall off your chair from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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