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Turkish translation of “frightening”

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frightening

adjective
 
 
/ˈfraɪtənɪŋ/
B1 making you feel afraid or nervous
korkutan, ürküten, endişe veren
a very frightening filmDescribing things that cause fear
frighteningly adverb
korkuturcasına
Translations of “frightening”
in Korean 무서운…
in Arabic مُخيف…
in Portuguese assustador…
in Catalan que fa por…
in Japanese ぞっとさせる…
in Italian spaventoso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可怕的,令人恐懼的…
in Russian пугающий…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可怕的,令人恐惧的…
in Polish przerażający…
(Definition of frightening from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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