Part of speech:
A state of extreme anxiety, such as that involved in a panic attack.
Sudden fear or terror; alarm
A feeling of disquiet or apprehension:
The sounding mechanism of an alarm clock:
To pall is to become bored or done with something.
To dash is defined as to move quickly, to destroy or to add elements to something.
(Archaic) To frighten; terrify
The definition of frighten is to cause fear or to make someone afraid or anxious.
To coerce or intimidate by causing fear.
To fill with terror; frighten greatly; alarm
To alarm, frighten, or surprise suddenly.
Threaten is defined as to pose a danger to someone or something, or to make someone believe you pose a danger by making statements indicating an intent to harm them.
To disturb the mind or emotions of; affect with great surprise, distress, disgust, etc.
Petrify is to change organic matter into something stone like, or to cause extreme fear.
To imtimidate is defined as to frighten someone or to make someone be in awe of you, especially if you do so in order to get what you want.
To shock or disgust
To anticipate with anxiety, alarm, or apprehension; fear intensely
To disable with alarm or apprehensions; to depress the spirits or courage of; to deprive of firmness and energy through fear; to daunt; to appall; to terrify.
To make timid and submissive by filling with fear or awe; intimidate
To intimidate with harsh, stern looks and talk; bully
To depress or discourage with fear; to impress with fear in such a manner that the mind shrinks, or loses its firmness; to overcome with sudden terror or horror; to dismay.
To calm means to soothe and pacify someone to make him free of stress, or to become free of stress yourself.
To assure again; repeat a confident declaration or promise
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