What does hair-raising mean?

Definitions for hair-raising

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bloodcurdling, hair-raising, nightmarish(adj)

    extremely alarming


  1. hair-raising(Adjective)

    Causing fear; scary.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hair-raising in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hair-raising in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Glen Philip:

    It really ranks as the number one strange save, the squadron has been involved in some hair-raising tasks. Most of our rescues are obviously boat or person related. This rescue was so different because we had to lasso the horse while keeping him as unstressed as possible.

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