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terrors

noun
plural of terror

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a source of persistent emotional distress
  • after the death of her father, fear of developing cancer became one of the terrors of her life

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“Terrors.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/terrors. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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