fright

[ frahyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF fright

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FRIGHT

In its fright, it had probably mistaken us for a band of buffalo.

They said to my face that I was a beauty; at Mr. Jones's, they said I was a fright.

I shall get no sleep to-night and to-morrow look like a fright to pay for it—no!

Now that she has reached the stage of fright, I have great fun with her.

It is nothing but nervousness and fright at that horrible firing.

Renmark thought, with a smile, that if Yates were in his place he would at least give them a fright.

As you may easily imagine, the Old Man of the Sea awoke in a fright.

The Nubian, taken completely by surprise, began to chatter with fright.

Dumb with fright, the boys stood and looked at the destruction.

I should die of misery and fright and loneliness in this awful jungle.

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