Examples of scary in a Sentence
a scary movie that gave the child nightmares for weeks afterwards
a scary horse who spooked and kicked at its own shadow
Recent Examples of scary from the Web
MOORESVILLE, Ind. – Mooresville residents witnessed a scary moment at their Fourth of July celebration Tuesday night, Fox59 reported.
And even though that's scary in a lot of ways, it's woken me up for sure.
This feature sounds just a little bit scary, but the idea is to give parents an easy way to share pictures of their children.
The anticipation of talking to him was really scary.
Disappointing them suddenly wasn’t the scariest thing in the world.
The potential for companies, politicians, or foreign governments to understand our desires, and to learn how to manipulate our behavior, is far scarier than having your e-mail address or phone number posted online.
Lightning is scary: Lots of lightning videos circulating around the interwebs these days.
The price tag ($8.50 for a small 3.9-ounce box, $20 for a large 12.6-ounce box) is less stop-your-heart-scary than the $200 average cost for a bottle of the real stuff.
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First Known Use of scary
SCARY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of scary for English Language Learners
: causing fear
SCARY Defined for Kids
Definition of scary for Students
: causing fright a scary movie
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