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OTHER WORDS FROM frightenedfright·ened·ly, adverbun·fright·ened, adjectivewell-fright·ened, adjective
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Definition for frightened (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Example sentences from the Web for frightened
I am frightened by how much of this is caused by organized retail crime.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even as early as December 4, remarks from inside the bubble were cryptic and frightened.Pyongyang Shuffle: Hollywood In Dead Panic Over Sony Hack|James Poulos|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Holmes seemed to expedite matters promptly, amid rumors that she was frightened of the Church of Scientology.How Can Katie Holmes Escape Tom Cruise—and ‘Dawson’s Creek’?|Tim Teeman|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The people seemed not at all frightened as they trooped past to begin their day.
One thing I was frightened of was that there are no huge names in On the Town.Nigel Lythgoe on How to Save Reality TV, ‘On the Town,’ and ‘Brokeback Ballroom’|Kevin Fallon|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Words over the wire never sounded better to the frightened boy than those words.The Mountain Divide|Frank H. Spearman
At the sound of her steps the man arose and came toward her; this had frightened her, and she gave the cry.The Hated Son|Honore de Balzac
The gipsies have been all frightened away by the Vagrants Act, and no great loss to the community in general.The Hardy Country|Charles G. Harper
One sharp word from Stewart calmed Madeline's horse; the other horses, however, were frightened and not inclined to stand.The Light of Western Stars|Zane Grey
I was too frightened to move for several minutes, but when I looked up the ceiling was back in place as if nothing had touched it.Seeing Things at Night|Heywood Broun
British Dictionary definitions for frightened
Derived forms of frightenfrightened, adjectivefrightening, adjectivefrighteningly, adverb
Idioms and Phrases with frightened
see scare out of one's wits.