Meaning of “sb's jaw drops (open)” in the English Dictionary

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"sb's jaw drops (open)" in British English

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sb's jaw drops (open)

If someone's jaw drops (open), they look very surprised:

My jaw dropped open 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)

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