frightenverb [ T ]uk /ˈfraɪ.tən/ us /ˈfraɪ.tən/
- They fired off several shots to frighten us.
- The fast-moving traffic frightened the horse.
- I was frightened by the anger in his voice.
- He frightens people by creeping up on them.
- Don't let her frighten you, her bark is worse than her bite.