Translation of "fright" - English-Spanish dictionary

fright

noun [ no plural ] uk /fraɪt/

a sudden feeling of shock and fear

susto, miedo
She was shaking with fright.

(Translation of “fright” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

fright

noun /frait/

a sudden fear

susto
The noise gave me a terrible fright.

a person who looks ridiculous

adefesio, espantajo
She looks a fright in those clothes.
frighten verb

to make (someone) afraid

asustar
She was frightened by a large dog.
frightened adjective

asustado
He had a frightened expression on her face.
frightful adjective

terrible or frightening

horroroso
I had a frightful experience.

very bad

espantoso
He is a frightful liar.
frightening adjective

espantoso, aterrador
Being mugged was a frightening experience.
frightfully adverb

very

terriblemente
He’s frightfully clever.
take fright

to become frightened usually suddenly and quickly

asustarse de
She took fright and ran away.

(Translation of “fright” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)