frightened

adjective fright·ened \ ˈfrī-tᵊnd \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of frightened

: feeling fear : made to feel afraid
  • a badly frightened child
  • The farmer was hurrying out into the road, and his wife was standing at the gate, looking very frightened.
  • —Anna Sewell

First Known Use of frightened

1591



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