Meaning of “fling up your hands” in the English Dictionary


"fling up your hands" in English

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fling up your hands

UK to show that you are very shocked or frightened:

They flung up their hands in horror at the cost of the trip.

(Definition of “fling up your hands” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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