Translation of "petrify" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

petrify

verb [ T ] (FRIGHTEN) 使害怕 uk us /ˈpet.rə.faɪ/

to frighten someone a lot, especially so that they are unable to move or speak

把…嚇呆,使驚呆
I think you petrified poor Jeremy - he never said a word the whole time you were here. 我想你把可憐的傑瑞米嚇呆了,你在這裡的時候他一句話也沒說。

(Translation of “petrify verb (FRIGHTEN)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)