Meaning of “nearly/almost fall off your chair” in the English Dictionary

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"nearly/almost fall off your chair" in British English

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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.

(Definition of “nearly/almost fall off your chair” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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