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sb's jaw drops (open)

If someone's jaw ​drops (​open), they ​look very ​surprised: My jaw ​droppedopen when she told me how ​old she was.
(Definition of sb's jaw drops (open) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sb's jaw drops (open)”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大吃一惊, 惊讶得张口结舌…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大吃一驚, 驚訝得張口結舌…
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