Origin of terror
SYNONYMS FOR terror
Related formster·ror·ful, adjectiveter·ror·less, adjectivecoun·ter·ter·ror, noun
Examples from the Web for terror
And that is an awful lot less bloody than what happened during the Reign of Terror.
The Sputnik shapes seem like a nod to Cold War surveillance morphing into Age of Terror surveillance.
Yet his liberal voice was too often silenced on War on Terror issues.Eric Holder’s Legacy: Bold on Equality, Less So on Civil Liberties|Geoffrey R. Stone|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Oddly enough, it was initially conceived as a weapon for the Global War on Terror.
World War II had its parades; Vietnam had its protests; and the War on Terror?
This breach we called Tucker's Terror, upon his exprest fear.
Terror and the cold beef combined, strong ale and intense alarm, prevent them from stirring.George Cruikshank's Omnibus|George Cruikshank
But it was only at night that Terror crept from its cupboard and leapt on to Peter's shoulders.Fortitude|Hugh Walpole
Ben was thinking of the old man—he must have been quite young then—who was in prison through that awful Reign of Terror.A Little Girl in Old New York|Amanda Millie Douglas
In 1793, the Reign of Terror coincided exactly with the season of public danger.Lectures on the French Revolution|John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
British Dictionary definitions for terror
Derived Formsterrorful, adjectiveterrorless, adjective
Word Origin for terror
Idioms and Phrases with terror
see holy terror.