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frighten /ˈfraɪtn/ verb [transitive]


(=fright) بوحشت انداختن ، ترساندن
frighten
[verb]
Synonyms: scare, alarm, intimidate, petrify, shock, startle, terrify, terrorize, unnerve
Contrasted words: embolden, encourage, hearten, reassure
Related Idioms: curdle the blood, curl the hair, freeze the blood, frighten one out of one's wits, give one a scare, give one a turn, make one's blood run cold, make one's flesh creep, make one's hair stand on end, make one's teeth chatter, make one tremble, put one's heart in one's mouth, scare hell out of, scare one spitless, scare one stiff, scare the life out of, scare the pants off of, scare to death, strike terror into, take one's breath away
Related Words: appall, astound, daunt, disconcert, dismay, faze, horrify, shock, demoralize, unman, unnerve, browbeat, bulldoze, cow, intimidate, agitate, discompose, disquiet, perturb, upset
English Thesaurus: fear, terror, fright, panic, alarm, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

frighten /ˈfraɪtn/ verb [transitive]
[Word Family: adjective: frightened, frightening, frightful; noun: fright, frighteners; adverb: frighteningly, frightfully; verb: frighten]
to make someone feel afraid Synonym : scare:
Don’t stand so near the edge! You’re frightening me.
She was frightened by the anger in his eyes.
Computers used to frighten me, but not now.
frighten somebody to death/frighten the life out of somebody (=make someone feel extremely afraid)
He drove at a speed which frightened Lara to death.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

frighten
verb
ADV. really The prospect of war really frightens me.
quite | almost | easily a man who doesn't frighten easily (= become frightened easily)
VERB + FRIGHTEN want to | not mean to I didn't mean to frighten you.
try to
PHRASES frighten sb out of their wits, frighten sb to death, frighten the life out of sb (all informal) Don't creep around like that! You frightened the life out of me!

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TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی frighten) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.39 : 2042
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