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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To be filled with fear.

Usage examples (35)
  • Piglet was so excited at the idea of being Useful that he forgot to be frightened any more.
  • The frightened child cowered in the corner
  • Adjective : a frightened child cowering in the corner. ,He has always been frightened of heights
  • Verb (used with object) : to frighten away pigeons from the roof for more
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