Synonyms of affright


1. panic, terror, affright, fear, fearfulness, fright

usage: an overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety


1. frighten, fright, scare, affright, stimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stir

usage: cause fear in; "The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me"; "Ghosts could never affright her"

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Definition and meaning of affright (Dictionary)