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give one the creeps

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to strike with fear
  • A noise in the basement gave them the creeps.

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“Give one the creeps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/give%20one%20the%20creeps. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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