shitless
adverb Date: 1936 usually vulgar to an extreme degree — used as an intensive especially with scare

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Shitless — completely; utterly (used to add emphasis to a statement): scared shitless ; bored shitless …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • shitless — Australian Slang completely; utterly (used to add emphasis to a statement): scared shitless ; bored shitless …   English dialects glossary

  • shitless — [[t]ʃɪ̱tləs[/t]] ADV: adj ADV (emphasis) If someone says that they are scared shitless or bored shitless, they are emphasizing that they are extremely scared or bored. [INFORMAL, RUDE] …   English dictionary

  • shitless — Adj. Very frightened. Usually preceded by the word bored or scared. See scared shitless and bore shitless …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • shitless — /ˈʃɪtləs/ (say shitluhs) adverb Colloquial (taboo) (used postpositively as an intensifier): scared shitless; bored shitless …   Australian English dictionary

  • shitless — adjective Having an empty bowel; greatly frightened; . He was scared shitless …   Wiktionary

  • shitless — shit|less [ˈʃıtləs] adj spoken not polite scare sb shitless to make someone feel very frightened …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • shitless — adjective (in phr. be scared shitless) vulgar slang be extremely frightened …   English new terms dictionary

  • shitless — adjective scare sb shitless taboo, spoken to make someone feel very frightened …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • shitless — adjective extremely frightened he was scared shitless • Similar to: ↑afraid • Usage Domain: ↑obscenity, ↑smut, ↑vulgarism, ↑filth, ↑dirty word …   Useful english dictionary

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