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spine–chilling

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adjective spine–chill·ing \-ˌchi-liŋ\

Simple Definition of spine–chilling

  • : very exciting, thrilling, or frightening

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of spine–chilling

  1. :  alarmingly or eerily frightening

1946

First Known Use of spine–chilling

1946

Rhymes with spine–chilling


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