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Definition of Affrighting

Affrighting
Affright Af*fright", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Affrighted; p. pr. & vb. n. Affrighting.] [Orig. p. p.; OE. afright, AS. [=a]fyrhtan to terrify; [=a]- (cf. Goth. us-, Ger. er-, orig. meaning out) + fyrhto fright. See Fright.] To impress with sudden fear; to frighten; to alarm. Dreams affright our souls. --Shak. A drear and dying sound Affrights the flamens at their service quaint. --Milton. Syn: To terrify; frighten; alarm; dismay; appall; scare; startle; daunt; intimidate.

Meaning of Affrighting from wikipedia

- Zerstreuung. Germany, 1837. Emily ****inson. Poem 112 (Where bells no more affright the morn —). Circa 1859. Poem 168 (If the foolish, call them "flowers"...
- Can this ****-Pit hold within this Woodden O, the very Caskes that did affright the Ayre at Agincourt? — Henry V, by William Shakespeare On the night of...
- the tops of Things F16.03.008* 1945 1.527 242 343 Where bells no more affright the morn F05.01.005 1945 1.214 112 114 Where every bird is bold to go 1896...
- Body, not usualy [sic] Discovered. Shew Nothing to your Freind that may affright him. In the Presence of Others Sing not to yourself with a humming Noise...
- turbulency tells! In the startled ear of night How they scream out their affright! Too much horrified to speak, They can only shriek, shriek... (Edgar Allan...
- And learns at last that it is self-delighting, Self-appeasing, self-affrighting, And that its own sweet will is heaven's will; She can, though every...
- 2011. Retrieved 8 November 2016. Cohu, Will (3 April 2005). "How they did affright the air at Agincourt". The Daily Telegraph. Levick, Ben (1992). "They Didn't...
- summons men," or exhorted it to "praise God, put to flight the coulds, affright the demons, and call the people"; or noted that "it is I who dissipate...
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- child. And it is, etc. 4. Fear not, then said the Angel, Let nothing you affright, This day is born a Saviour Of virtue, power and might; So frequently to...