If you jump out of your skin, you are extremely shocked or startled.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
- Contributed By: Charles Goodwin
Idioms similar to 'Jump out of one's skin'
- Under your skin
- Jump down someone's throat
- Jump in feet first
- Skin someone alive
- By the skin of your teeth
- All skin and bone
- Save your skin
- Play out of your skin
- Skin in the game
- Skin and bones
- No skin off my nose
- Waste of skin
- Beauty is only skin deep
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