spine–chilling

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adjective spine–chill·ing \ˈspīn-ˌchi-liŋ\

Definition of spine–chilling

  1. :  alarmingly or eerily frightening

1946

First Known Use of spine–chilling

1946


SPINE–CHILLING Defined for English Language Learners

spine–chilling

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adjective spine–chill·ing \ˈspīn-ˌchi-liŋ\

Definition of spine–chilling for English Language Learners

  • : very exciting, thrilling, or frightening

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