KNOCK YOUR SOCKS OFF
Meaning: If some fact knocks your socks off, it means it surprises you a lot.
- Donna and Antonio knocked everyone’s socks off when our mafia Family had a karaoke night. They did the best singing we all have ever heard before in karaoke.
- At the last Mafia meeting Corleone ordered himself for the 1st night and revealed as a false Sheriff afterwards. Corleone knocked Tano’s socks off by doing that, because Tano was a real Sheriff and he was executed by citizens right away.
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