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Princeton's WordNet

  1. terrific, terrifying(adj)

    causing extreme terror

    "a terrifying wail"


  1. terrifying(Adjective)

    Frightening or intimidating.

  2. terrifying(Adjective)

    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. terrifying


  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. Liam Steel:

    I was sitting in a wheelchair in hospital having muscle convulsions being told that my kidneys had shut down, it was terrifying to have someone tell you we’re going to have to stop you breathing to keep you alive.

  2. Jimmy Kimmel:

    It's a terrifying thing, you know, my wife is back in the recovery room, she has no idea what's going on and I'm standing in the middle of a lot of worried looking people -- kind of like right now -- who were trying to figure out what the problem is.

  3. Cometan:

    No matter how horrible, painful and terrifying past events may be, they were meant to happen for a reason and from an origin beyond our comprehension.

  4. Adamu Kyari:

    We slept in the bush with no blankets despite the chilling weather. We could hear soldiers battling with the Boko Haram attackers. It was terrifying.

  5. The OECD:

    The number of lives cut short by air pollution is already terrible and the potential rise in the next few decades is terrifying, if this is not motivation enough to act, this report shows there will also be a heavy economic cost to not taking action.

Images & Illustrations of terrifying

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