Part of speech:
Filled with fright; terrified
To move or start prematurely before:
To break up the quiet or serenity of; agitate (what is quiet or still)
To thicken and shorten, as a heated piece of iron, by hammering on the end.
To fill with terror; frighten greatly; alarm
Stun is to stop or confuse with a sharp blow or a loud noise, or to shock someone.
To rouse is to bring someone out of sleep, or to stir up an emotion.
Excite is defined as to stir up emotions, action or strong reactions.
(Archaic) To frighten; terrify
Awe is defined to cause someone to be impressed or have feelings of reverence.
To bewilder with sudden surprise; astonish greatly; amaze
To coerce or intimidate by causing fear.
To shock or surprise
Comfort means to give a sense of peace to someone.
To calm means to soothe and pacify someone to make him free of stress, or to become free of stress yourself.
To consider reasonable or due:
To coat (iron or steel) with rust-resistant zinc.
To excite or disturb the feelings of
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