horripilate

[ haw-rip-uh-leyt, ho- ]
/ hɔˈrɪp əˌleɪt, hɒ- /

verb (used with object), hor·rip·i·lat·ed, hor·rip·i·lat·ing.

to produce horripilation on.

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Origin of horripilate

First recorded in 1615–25, horripilate is from the Latin word horripilātus (past participle of horripilāre to become bristly). See horrify, pile3, -ate1
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