Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / terrify
FEEDBACK
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essary, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essary, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

USE terrify IN A SENTENCE

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

QUIZZES

Prove Your Poetic Prowess With This Quiz On Poetry Terms

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

I’m terrified that girls will be sent the message that women’s economic engagement is unimportant, and that women’s unpaid work is acceptable and the norm.
He was terrified by the prospect of another hospital stay without visitors.
TEXANS RECOVERING FROM COVID-19 NEEDED OXYGEN. THEN THE POWER WENT OUT.BY MIKE HIXENBAUGH, NBC NEWS, AND PERLA TREVIZO, PROPUBLICA AND THE TEXAS TRIBUNEMARCH 9, 2021PROPUBLICA
I’m facing the public all day, just terrified of getting sick.
They were terrified, and here I was asking them to let me film them anyway and then figure out how to solve this problem later.
That’s because the scenarios terrified us, and so we responded to avoid it.
You can terrify this woman with the thunders of the law if she persists in kidnapping children that don't belong to her.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Meantime the trader would use his precious possession, the letter written by Helen Ervin, to terrify the girl.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
What is it that gives evil governments their influence, but their power to terrify, and their wealth and honours to seduce?
They "supped full of horrors," and listened greedily to tales of death, which served to weaken and terrify.
They terrify the weak minded by frightful ideas which they hold out to them of the Deity.
LETTERS TO EUGENIAPAUL HENRI THIRY HOLBACH

WORDS RELATED TO TERRIFY

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

obnubilateverb (used with object) | [ob-noo-buh-leyt, -nyoo- ]SEE DEFINITION