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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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verb - Cause to feel extreme fear

Usage examples (39)
  • And the best way to terrify is to create an event which is going to occur where they can have maximum gruesome media coverage of it.
  • The next day Clarke and Stewart came up with a plan, which Stewart later said was to meant to "terrify" their victim.
  • Condoleezza Rice urged Qurei to back down during their July 29 meeting in Washington, saying his statements "terrify" Livni.
  • Their calls terrify me. for more
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