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hair–raising

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adjective hair–rais·ing \-ˌrā-ziŋ\

Simple Definition of hair–raising

  • : very frightening or exciting

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hair–raising

  1. :  causing terror, excitement, or astonishment <hair–raising stories>

hair–raisingly play \-ziŋ-lē\ adverb

1900

First Known Use of hair–raising

1900


HAIR–RAISING Defined for Kids

hair–raising

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adjective hair–rais·ing \ˈher-ˌrā-ziŋ\

Definition of hair–raising for Students

  1. :  causing terror, excitement, or great surprise <He told a hair-raising ghost story.>




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