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shit·less

 (shĭt′lĭs)
adj. Vulgar Slang
Used to intensify a verb with a personal object or a past participle modifying a personal noun or pronoun: scared him shitless; was bored shitless.

[From the reflex of involuntary defecation that can result from extreme terror.]

shitless

(ˈʃɪtləs)
adv
to an extreme extent (esp in the phrases bored shitless and scared shitless)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.shitless - extremely frightened; "he was scared shitless"
dirty word, vulgarism, obscenity, smut, filth - an offensive or indecent word or phrase
afraid - filled with fear or apprehension; "afraid even to turn his head"; "suddenly looked afraid"; "afraid for his life"; "afraid of snakes"; "afraid to ask questions"
Translations

shitless

[ˈʃɪtlɪs] ADJ to be scared shitlessestar acojonado
to be bored shitlessestar más harto que la hostia

shitless

[ˈʃɪtləs] adv
to be bored shitless → s'emmerder comme un rat mort
to be scared shitless → avoir une peur bleue
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