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terror-stricken

[ ter-er-strik-uhn ]
/ ˈtɛr ərˌstrɪk ən /
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adjective
overwhelmed by terror; terrified.
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Also ter·ror-struck [ter-er-struhk]. /ˈtɛr ərˌstrʌk/.

Origin of terror-stricken

First recorded in 1835–45

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British Dictionary definitions for terror-stricken

terror-stricken

terror-struck


adjective
in a state of terror
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