What does scary mean?

Definitions for scary
ˈskɛər iscary

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chilling, scarey, scary, shivery, shuddery(adj)

    provoking fear terror

    "a scary movie"; "the most terrible and shuddery...tales of murder and revenge"

Wiktionary

  1. scary(Adjective)

    Causing, or able to cause, fright

  2. Origin: From scare + -y

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scary(noun)

    barren land having only a thin coat of grass

  2. Scary(adj)

    subject to sudden alarm

  3. Scary(adj)

    causing fright; alarming

  4. Origin: [Prov. E. scare scraggy.]

Freebase

  1. Scary

    Scary is an unincorporated community in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States. Its post office closed in 1931. The community is located at the mouth of Scary Creek on the Kanawha River along U.S. Route 35.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Scary

    skār′i, adj. causing fright: timid: fluttered.

Anagrams for scary »

  1. crays

  2. Carys

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How to say scary in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scary in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of scary in a Sentence

  1. Paulaina Gomez-Wulschner:

    It was very scary.

  2. Amy Croom:

    It was a little scary.

  3. Four C-130s:

    Trust me, this is scary!

  4. Jen Ramsey:

    If it feels scary - do it.

  5. Neil Hennessy:

    That's where it gets scary.

Images & Illustrations of scary

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