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socks off, the

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socks off, the

adverb phrase

Very thoroughly • Always used, like the semantically similar the brains out and the pants off, to intensify a verb: undressed her and screwed the socksoff her/ a theoreticalhomily onthe true meaning of Eros that, I am forced to admit, absolutely bored the socks off me

Related Terms

beat the socks off someone

[1845+; the earliest recorded form is knock the socks off, and the usage has been revived recently]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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