the pants off

idiom

informal
used for emphasis after words like charm, scare, frighten, bore, and beat
He can charm the pants off anybody.She scared the pants off us when she phoned at 3 a.m.

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“The pants off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20pants%20off. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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