"the frightened child cowered in the corner"; "too shocked and scared to move"
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"
afraid; suffering from fear.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'frightened' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4654
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'frightened' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2613
Rank popularity for the word 'frightened' in Adjectives Frequency: #589
The numerical value of frightened in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of frightened in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
After his death the opposition is beheaded and everybody is frightened.
People have heard about Daish brutalities, and therefore are frightened.
There are moments when everything goes well don't be frightened, it won't last.
I'm not really frightened, if I really was frightened, I'd probably leave, but I'm not.
I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones.
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Translations for frightened
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- atemoritCatalan, Valencian
- vystrašený, vyděšenýCzech
- furchtsam, erschrockenGerman
- peloissaan, kauhuissaanFinnish
- apeuré, effrayéFrench
- spaurito, allarmatoItalian
- pavefactus, timefactus, exterritus, proterritus, pallidus, formīdulōsus, perterritus, gelātus, territus, excītusLatin
- baangLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- bangelijk, lafhartigDutch
- assustado, assombrado, amedrontadoPortuguese
- speriat, temătorRomanian
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