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English definition of “frightened”


adjective     /ˈfraɪ.tənd/
B1 feeling fear or worry : She gets frightened when he shouts at her. The policewoman found a frightened child in the hut . Are you frightened of spiders ? I was frightened (that) you would fall . Don't be frightened to complain if the service is bad .AfraidAnxious and worried
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