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scare

verb [I/T]  us   /skeər/

scare

noun [C]  us   /sker, skær/
a strong, sudden feeling of being frightened: You gave me a real scare.
a situation in which people are very afraid that something bad will happen: After his health scare, he started exercising more.
Translations of “scare”
in Arabic يَخاف…
in Korean 놀래키다…
in Malaysian menakutkan…
in French faire peur (à)…
in Turkish korkutmak…
in Italian spaventare, far paura a…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)驚恐,(使)害怕, 受驚嚇,感到害怕…
in Russian пугать…
in Polish przestraszyć, wystraszyć…
in Vietnamese làm kinh hãi…
in Spanish asustar…
in Portuguese assustar…
in Thai กลัว…
in German erschrecken…
in Catalan espantar…
in Japanese ~を怖がらせる, おびえさせる…
in Indonesian membuat takut…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)惊恐,(使)害怕, 受惊吓,感到害怕…
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