SYNONYMS FOR frightful
DO A DOUBLE TAKE ON THIS QUIZ ON CONTRONYMS
OTHER WORDS FROM frightfulfright·ful·ly, adverbfright·ful·ness, nounun·fright·ful, adjective
Words nearby frightful
Example sentences from the Web for frightful
Other properties aim to appeal to travelers by promoting safe indoor activities when the weather outside is frightful.Why some seasonal hotels across the U.S. are staying open year-round|Molly O'Brien|January 14, 2021|Washington Post
However frightful Nader found it, the concept intrigued him that “convergence” could be found among disparate groups.Ralph Nader and Grover Norquist: Washington’s Most Unlikely Bromance|Eleanor Clift|May 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All these frightful trends are already emerging—and they will accelerate every day that the diplomatic wrangling continues.Shaming Russia for Arming Assad Won’t Help End Syria’s Civil War|Tamara Cofman Wittes|June 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When the weather outside is frightful, board a plane and head to Florida.
Today, it's worlds away from the cruel and frightful bigotry of that time.
She looked from the picture to her daughter, with a frightful glare, in their before mild aspect.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
The darkness, or rather the general misapprehension, which prevails on this subject, is a frightful source of disease and misery.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
But, though defeated, he showed his spirit by keeping up a frightful barking.
Most of the young fellows around here are in the Army, and the older men are frightful old fossils.The Everlasting Arms|Joseph Hocking
Till lately they have died in a proportion frightful compared with their numbers.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham