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Princeton's WordNet

  1. terrific, terrifyingadjective

    causing extreme terror

    "a terrifying wail"


  1. terrifyingadjective

    Frightening or intimidating.

  2. terrifyingadjective

    Of a formidable nature; terrific

Webster Dictionary

  1. Terrifying

    of Terrify


  1. Terrifying

    Terrifying is a single album by The Rolling Stones.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of terrifying in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of terrifying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of terrifying in a Sentence

  1. Lilian Alessa:

    We still have individuals who are working off the old normal. And thats terrifying, this is going to be the new normal for an indefinite period into the future if you dont, excuse my language, pull your head out of your ass and stay home for two weeks.

  2. Alice Clements:

    The images that we're starting to see roll in are terrifying.

  3. Siobhan Heanue:

    It's not too often you find yourself in a situation where you have to run for your life, it was utterly terrifying.

  4. Ismail Mousa:

    Michelle Mousa said. So if this happens before then, that is really terrifying. As of Thursday, the Department of State said 13,000 Americans were still stranded abroad. The Department said' We are continuing our efforts to bring Americans back home, we are continuing these efforts around the clock.' Ismail Mousa implored Israeli and Palestinian authorities to make an exception and let Ismail Mousa get back to Ismail Mousa home in Delaware, where Ismail Mousa and Ismail Mousa wife also have a 7-year-old son and 1-year-old daughter. Its an emergency. You know all my history, you know all my background checks and everything.

  5. Sanjeev Nanda:

    All forms of comedy are terrifying.

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