Scare synonyms

skâr

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A state of terror excited by the sudden appearance of danger; sudden and violent fear, usually of short duration; a sudden alarm.
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A device that is used to warn of danger by means of a sound or signal:
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To give way to or show panic
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To make timid or fearful; to inspire or affect with fear; to deter, as by threats; to dishearten; to abash.
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A reason for dread or apprehension:
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To intimidate or subjugate by an overbearing manner or domineering speech; bully.
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A person or thing causing intense fear
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Showing or caused by timidity
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To intimidate; to daunt the spirits or courage of. Found primarily in the passive voice.
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The definition of frighten is to cause fear or to make someone afraid or anxious.
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Daunt is defined as to intimidate someone.
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Able or quick to apprehend or understand
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Showing cowardice; lacking in courage; basely or weakly fearful.
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Inclined to be vexed or troubled; peevish.
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(Informal) Having the jitters
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(Idiomatic) Cowardly, lacking bravery.
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Of or like paranoia
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Extremely afraid.
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Marked by or showing trembling or quivering
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A state of great alarm, agitation, or dismay.
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Overcome by panic; terrified.
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(Intransitive) To move suddenly, or be excited, on feeling alarm; to start.
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To cause to lose enthusiasm or resolution; disillusion or discourage:
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To fear greatly.
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To cause to feel horror
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To overcome or subdue by inspiring awe
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To stun or paralyze with terror; daze.
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To surprise and disturb greatly:
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(Informal) To become frightened or startled
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To fill or overpower with terror; terrify.
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To remove by striking or wiping:
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cause to lose courage
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Characterized by abject fear; cowardly.
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To terrify, to frighten, to inspire fright
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To fill with horror or dismay; shock
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frightened state
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(Law, dated) reinsurance
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To ease physically; relieve:
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frighten
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To alleviate, assuage or lessen (pain).
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To cause (someone) to feel that his or her power, social standing, or self-esteem is in danger of being diminished:
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(Agric.) To loosen or stir (the topsoil)
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A sudden period of intense anxiety, mounting physiological arousal, fear, stomach problems and discomfort that are associated with a variety of somatic and cognitive symptoms.
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To satiate, bore, or disgust
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cause to lose courage
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cause to lose courage
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(Intransitive) To become calm.
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