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startle /'stɑ:tl/
  • danh từ
    • sự giật mình; cái giật mình
    • điều làm giật mình
    • ngoại động từ
      • làm giật mình, làm hoảng hốt
      • nội động từ
        • giật nảy mình
      Concise Dictionary
      startles|startled|startling'stɑrtl /'stɑː-
      +a sudden involuntary movement
      +to stimulate to action
      +move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm

      Thesaurus Dictionary
      frighten, surprise, scare, disturb, unsettle, upset, discompose, make (someone) jump, jolt, jar, dismay, perturb, stun, take (someone) aback, shock, astound, astonish, Colloq shake up, give (someone) a turn, US discombobulate:
      He jumped out from behind the door and startled me. She was startled when she was told that she had to leave at once.
      Collocation Dictionary


      be, look, seem, sound


      very | a bit, a little, quite, rather, slightly, somewhat | for a moment, momentarily
      She was momentarily startled by the sight before her.
      | suddenly


      She was obviously a little startled at this idea.
      | by
      startled by his sudden appearance in the doorway

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