Translation of "terror" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈter·ər/ us /ˈter·ər/

a feeling of being very frightened


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


noun /ˈterə/

very great fear

terror, pavor
She screamed with/in terror
She has a terror of spiders.

something which makes one very afraid

terror, horror
The terrors of war.

a troublesome person, especially a child

That child is a real terror!
terrorism noun

the actions or methods of terrorists

international terrorism.
terrorist noun

a person who tries to frighten people or governments into doing what he/she wants by using or threatening violence

The plane was hijacked by terrorists
( also adjective) terrorist activities.
terrorize verb ( ( also terroriseBritish))

to make very frightened by using or threatening violence

aterrorizar, atemorizar
A lion escaped from the zoo and terrorized the whole town.
terrorization noun ( ( also terrorisationBritish))

terror-stricken adjective

feeling very great fear

aterrorizado, atemorizado
The children were terror-stricken.

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