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See definition of terror-stricken on Dictionary.com
  • as inafraid
  • as infrightened
  • as inpanicky
  • as inpetrified
  • as inscared

synonyms for terror-stricken

  • anxious
  • apprehensive
  • frightened
  • nervous
  • scared
  • shocked
  • suspicious
  • timid
  • abashed
  • aghast
  • alarmed
  • aroused
  • blanched
  • cowardly
  • cowed
  • daunted
  • discouraged
  • disheartened
  • dismayed
  • distressed
  • disturbed
  • faint-hearted
  • frozen
  • have cold feet
  • horrified
  • in awe
  • intimidated
  • panic-stricken
  • perplexed
  • perturbed
  • petrified
  • rattled
  • run scared
  • scared stiff
  • scared to death
  • spooked
  • startled
  • stunned
  • terrified
  • timorous
  • trembling
  • upset
  • worried
  • afraid
  • anxious
  • fearful
  • panicky
  • spooked
  • startled
  • unnerved
  • abashed
  • alarmed
  • butterflies
  • cowed
  • dismayed
  • frozen
  • numb
  • petrified
  • terrified
  • terrorized
  • yellow
  • aghast
  • chicken
  • chicken-hearted
  • have cold feet
  • having kittens
  • hung up
  • in a cold sweat
  • in a panic
  • in a sweat
  • jittery
  • jumpy
  • lily-livered
  • mousy
  • pushing the panic button
  • rabbity
  • running scared
  • scared stiff
  • shaky
  • shivery
  • sissy
  • uptight
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antonyms for terror-stricken

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  • brave
  • calm
  • happy
  • unafraid
  • unworried
  • bold
  • composed
  • cool
  • courageous
  • eager
  • fearless
  • heroic
  • intrepid
  • undaunted
  • undismayed
  • valiant
  • venturesome
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    How to use terror-stricken in a sentence

    Terror drives you on; fate coerces you; you can't help yourself, and my delight is to make the plunge terrible.
    CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
    Two artillery subalterns who had fought their way through a mob stricken with panic for the moment, soon arrived.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    Terror and fascination caught him; he turned away lest she should reach his secret and communicate her own.
    THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    She didn't move for a minute, and the shocked, stricken look in her eyes grew more intense.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    He might have been an insufferable young man for a poverty-stricken teacher of French to have as a fellow-lodger; but he was not.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    Then, of a sudden, the little colour faded from her cheeks again, and she seemed stricken with a silence.
    ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
    But not too big for the ragged old arm that felled it down as an axe fells the last rings of a stricken tree.
    A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
    He craved to hide himself; like a stricken animal his instinct was to withdraw from observation.
    THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    General Wheatonʼs brigade captured Malinta, and the insurgents fled panic-stricken after having suffered severely.
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
    Especially was this so at the poverty-stricken end, as Josephine Morse called her section of the street.
    THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
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