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frightening
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Concise Dictionary
frightens|frightened|frightening'fraɪtn
verb
+cause fear in
+drive out by frightening

Thesaurus Dictionary
adj.
terrifying, alarming, startling, shocking, petrifying, horrifying, dismaying, appalling, unnerving, dire, distressing, daunting, intimidating, formidable, frightful, fearful, hair-raising, harrowing, dreadful, Colloq scary, spooky:
Skydiving can be a frightening experience. The sight of their mangled bodies was frightening.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
making you feel afraid: a frightening experience / prospect / thought + It's frightening to think it could happen again. + The noise was frightening.
frighteningly adverb: The battle scenes were frighteningly realistic.
Collocation Dictionary
adj

VERBS

be, feel, look, seem, sound | become, get
The situation was getting quite frightening.
| make sth
What can we do to make the experience less frightening?
| find sth
He found the responsibility rather frightening.

ADV.

extremely, genuinely, positively, really, truly, very | almost | a bit, fairly, a little, pretty, quite, rather

PREP.

for
This is extremely frightening for elderly people.
| to
It was all very frightening to a small boy.


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