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terror

noun [C/U]  /ˈter·ər/ us  
extreme fear, or violent action that causes fear: [U] She was screaming in terror as the flames got closer. [C] You can’t hide from the terrors of the world. A terror is also a child who behaves badly and is difficult to control: [C] My brother is a little terror.
terrorize
verb [T]  /ˈter·əˌrɑɪz/ us  
Wild dogs terrorized the neighborhood.
Translations of “terror”
in Korean 공포심…
in Arabic رُعْب…
in French terreur…
in Turkish terör, dehşet…
in Italian terrore…
in Chinese (Traditional) (暴行引起的)恐懼,驚駭, 討厭鬼(尤指小孩)…
in Russian ужас…
in Polish przerażenie…
in Spanish terror, pavor, horror…
in Portuguese terror…
in German das Entsetzen, der Schrecken, die Plage…
in Catalan terror…
in Japanese 恐怖, 恐れ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (暴行引起的)恐惧,惊骇, 讨厌鬼(尤指小孩)…
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