What does frightened mean?

Definitions for frightened

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word frightened.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. frightened, scared(adj)

    made afraid

    "the frightened child cowered in the corner"; "too shocked and scared to move"

  2. panicky, panicked, panic-stricken, panic-struck, terrified, frightened(adj)

    thrown into a state of intense fear or desperation

    "became panicky as the snow deepened"; "felt panicked before each exam"; "trying to keep back the panic-stricken crowd"; "the terrified horse bolted"

Wiktionary

  1. frightened(Adjective)

    afraid; suffering from fear.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Frightened

    of Frighten

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'frightened' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4654

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'frightened' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2613

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'frightened' in Adjectives Frequency: #589

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of frightened in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of frightened in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Zhanna Nemtsova:

    After his death the opposition is beheaded and everybody is frightened.

  2. Abdul Ghafor:

    People have heard about Daish brutalities, and therefore are frightened.

  3. Jules Renard:

    There are moments when everything goes well don't be frightened, it won't last.

  4. Joyce Lawson:

    I'm not really frightened, if I really was frightened, I'd probably leave, but I'm not.

  5. John Cage:

    I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones.

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