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General dictionaries General (21 matching dictionaries)
  1. frightening: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. frightening: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. frightening: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. frightening: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. frightening: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Frightening, frightening: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. frightening: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. frightening: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. Frightening, frightening: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  10. frightening: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  11. The Frightening: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  12. Frightening: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  13. frightening: Rhymezone [home, info]
  14. frightening: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  15. frightening: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  16. frightening: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  17. frightening: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  18. frightening: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  19. frightening: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. frightening: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. frightening: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. frightening: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (frightening)

noun:  to inspire with fear
adjective:  causing fear or dread or terror

▸ Also see frightens

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Phrases that include frightening:   frightening away off, frightening into, frightening sb into sth more...

Words similar to frightening:   awful, dire, direful, dread, dreaded, dreadful, fearful, fearsome, frighten, horrendous, horrific, terrible, terrorisation, terrorization, affreux, more...

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