Frightening synonyms

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(US, colloquial, dated) Subject to sudden alarm; nervous, jumpy.
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Causing, or thought of as causing, the hair to stand on end; terrifying or shocking
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Causing fright; terrifying; alarming
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Discouraging, inspiring fear
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Causing to lose heart; making despondent or gloomy; scare; discourage.
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Frightening, especially in appearance.
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The definition of formidable is something that causes fear and is difficult to overcome.
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Repellent, unattractive, forbidding, grim, etc.
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The definition of redoubtable is someone or something that brings fear or commands respect.
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Exceedingly great; usually applied intensively.
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Dire is defined as something that is urgent.
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Foreshadowing evil or disaster; ominous.
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Inspiring awe or reverence; awesome
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Causing fear, dread or terror
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The definition of dreadful is terrible, shocking or very disturbing.
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Feeling fear; afraid
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Horrible; frightful
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Extremely formidable:
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the act of inspiring with fear
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Find another word for frightening. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for frightening, like: scary, terrifying, hair-raising, frightful, daunting, disheartening, fearsome, formidable, rebarbative, redoubtable and awful.