: causing terror or apprehension
: of a formidable nature
— ter·ri·fy·ing·ly adverb
Examples of TERRIFYING
- The thought of dying alone was terrifying.
- <heard a terrifying noise coming from the next room>
First Known Use of TERRIFYING
Related to TERRIFYING
- alarming, dire, direful, dread, dreadful, fearsome, forbidding, formidable, frightening, frightful, ghastly, hair-raising, horrendous, horrible, horrifying, intimidating, redoubtable, scary, shocking, spine-chilling, terrible, fearful
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