frightened

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfraɪtənd/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(frītnd)


WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Adjective: scared
Synonyms:
afraid , scared , terrified , startled , fearful , spooked, nervous , panicky, on edge, nervy, uneasy , alarmed, in a funk (UK, dated, slang), in a blue funk (UK, dated, slang)


WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: scare
Synonyms:
scare , terrify, alarm , startle , shock , spook , horrify, petrify, unnerve, affright (literary), freak (slang), panic , give sb a fright, scare sb to death, scare sb half to death, give sb the creeps, give sb the willies (informal), put the willies up sb (informal), give sb goosebumps, give sb goose pimples, give sb goose flesh
Antonyms:
encourage , hearten, reassure , embolden, console, comfort , soothe , calm

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