dar un susto morrocotudo


dar un susto morrocotudo
(v.) = scare + the living daylights out of, frighten + the living daylights out of, frighten + Nombre + to death, scare + the hell out of
Ex. Alfred Hitchcock dedicated himself to scaring the living daylights out of people with an oeuvre of taut, well-crafted mystery-thrillers.
Ex. Presumably they got their name from their habit of frightening the living daylights out of unsuspecting passers-by.
Ex. He didn't kill them, but frightened them to death and made them run away.
Ex. Moreover, if you happen to be suffering from dental phobia, where the idea of visiting a dentist's surgery scares the hell out of you, you will be glad to learn that 'do it yourself' dental veneer kits exist.
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(v.) = scare + the living daylights out of, frighten + the living daylights out of, frighten + Nombre + to death, scare + the hell out of

Ex: Alfred Hitchcock dedicated himself to scaring the living daylights out of people with an oeuvre of taut, well-crafted mystery-thrillers.

Ex: Presumably they got their name from their habit of frightening the living daylights out of unsuspecting passers-by.
Ex: He didn't kill them, but frightened them to death and made them run away.
Ex: Moreover, if you happen to be suffering from dental phobia, where the idea of visiting a dentist's surgery scares the hell out of you, you will be glad to learn that 'do it yourself' dental veneer kits exist.


Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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