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scare/frighten the (living) daylights out of sb

to frighten someone very muchFrightening and scaring
Translations of “scare/frighten the (living) daylights out of sb”
in Russian напугать кого-либо до смерти…
in Turkish birini çok fazla korkutmak/ürkütmek…
in Polish śmiertelnie kogoś przestraszyć…
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