- 魂不附体 [hún bú fù tǐ]
- （形容恐惧万分） Body and soul parted -- greatly frightened.; be scared to death; as if the soul had left the body; be entranced with fear; be frightened out of one's wits [senses]; nearly died with [of] fright; One's heart died within one.; One's soul almost left one's body with fright.; one's soul nearly flew from his body in fear.; (They) were so terrified that (their) souls seemed no longer to inhabit (their) bodies.
The horror film on television last night scared hell out of me.
The little girl was terrified out of her wits.
She just charmed the very soul out of him.