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it scared the Sheetrock out of me? I am reading a novel titled "Flipped" I don't understand what this sentence means. To tell you the truth,it scared the Sheetrock out of me. What does "the Sheetrock" mean?
Jun 9, 2015 11:46 AM
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It is used euphemistically. The common but rather rude expression is 'it scared the shit out of me'. Rather than saying that, they changed the word to be another similar sounding word. A similar one is when people say Firetruck - when they mean a word that starts with F and ends with the same last three letters!
June 9, 2015
It means it scared you a great deal. I think that 'sheetrock' is a euphemism for another slang word not used in polite society!
June 9, 2015
it's Urban Word "Flipped"
June 9, 2015
it's Urban Word "Flipped"..
June 9, 2015
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