[ frahyt-nd ]
/ ˈfraɪt nd /
thrown into a fright; afraid; scared; terrified: a frightened child cowering in the corner.
afraid; fearful (usually followed by of): He has always been frightened of heights.
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synonym study for frightened
2. See afraid.
OTHER WORDS FROM frightenedfright·ened·ly, adverbun·fright·ened, adjectivewell-fright·ened, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for frightenedly
The city rocket ships that crossed the sky on pillars of scarlet flame darted helplessly, frightenedly for shelter.Futuria Fantasia, Fall 1939|Ray Bradbury