terrifying Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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terrifyingadjective

uk   us   /ˈter.ə.faɪ.ɪŋ/
B2 very ​frightening: a terrifying ​experience/​ordeal
terrifyingly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of terrifying from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “terrifying”
in Arabic مُرعِب…
in Korean 아주 무서운, 끔찍한…
in Portuguese apavorante…
in Catalan aterridor…
in Japanese 恐ろしい, ぞっとするような…
in Chinese (Simplified) 很可怕的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很可怕的…
in Italian terrificante…
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