|1.||[ noun ] an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)|
|Related terms:||fearlessness emotion panic horror alarm apprehension frisson hysteria timidity awe scare creeps intimidation stage_fright cold_sweat frighten afraid unafraid|
|2.||[ verb ] cause fear in|
|Synonyms:||frighten scare affright|
"The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me"
|Related terms:||stimulate dismay intimidate awe terrify spook consternate bluff horrify daunt daunt fear terrorization fear|