send chills down/up sb's spine - definition in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online (US)

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send chills down/up sb's spine

to make someone feel very frightened: His words sent a chill down her spine.
Translations of “send chills down/up sb's spine”
in Chinese (Traditional) 令(某人)脊背發涼,令(某人)毛骨悚然…
in Chinese (Simplified) 令(某人)脊背发凉,令(某人)毛骨悚然…
(Definition of send chills down/up sb's spine from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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