frighten sb into sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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frighten sb into sth

phrasal verb with frighten uk   us   /ˈfraɪ.tən/ verb [T]
to make someone so ​frightened that they do something they did not ​want to do
(Definition of frighten sb into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “frighten sb into sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把(某人)吓得……
in Chinese (Traditional) 把(某人)嚇得……
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