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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To frighten, make afraid.

Usage examples (37)
  • A good scare is worth more to a man than good advice.
  • A war scare
  • If you couldn't care less about money except perhaps about making more of it, like most of us do, don't let the title scare you away.
  • Today, he warned against what he called scare tactics in the debate over Social Security. for more
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