Synonyms for panicked
- lose it
- be terror-stricken
- become hysterical
- chicken out
- come apart
- freeze up
- go to pieces
- have a fit
- lose nerve
- push panic button
- run scared
- shake in boots
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PANICKED
The warriors in the square—what was left of them—had panicked.
For a panicked instant he wanted to rip the helmet off his head.
Panicked by the sight of them, he whipped out his pistol and fired.
"I'm very glad you panicked, since it sent you straight into our arms," said Norah.
After she had shot her own brother, she might have panicked, but she didn't.
They were running or walking, white-faced and silent or shouting and panicked.
Yes; and when the sirens went by he had a panicked look on his face, and he ducked in.
Spearman altered the course of the glide, dropping after one more group of panicked boats but heading south.
They panicked, bought flimsy useless contraptions to guard themselves from the fire.
Just thirty days now, since the scout ship Leo's discovery and the panicked dash for home with the warning.