Definition of hair–raising
: causing terror, excitement, or astonishment hair–raising stories
hair–raisinglyplay \ˈher-ˌrā-ziŋ-lē\ adverb
First Known Use of hair–raising
HAIR–RAISING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hair–raising for English Language Learners
: very frightening or exciting
HAIR–RAISING Defined for Kids
Definition of hair–raising for Students
: causing terror, excitement, or great surprise He told a hair-raising ghost story.
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