scare the crap out of

Definition of scare the crap out of

informal + impolite

  1. :  to scare (someone) very badly That movie scared the crap out of me.

Word by Word Definitions

scareplay
  1. :  to frighten especially suddenly :  alarm

    :  to become scared

  1. :  a sudden fright

    :  a widespread state of alarm :  panic

crapplay
  1. : used as an attributive form of craps

    :  a throw of 2, 3, or 12 in the game of craps losing the shooter his bet unless he has a point —called also craps — compare natural

  1. :  to throw a crap

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball


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