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Definition of Frightful
FrightfulFrightful Fright"ful, a.
1. Full of fright; affrighted; frightened. [Obs.]
See how the frightful herds run from the wood. --W.
2. Full of that which causes fright; exciting alarm;
impressing terror; shocking; as, a frightful chasm, or
tempest; a frightful appearance.
Syn: Terrible; dreadful; alarming; fearful; terrific; awful;
horrid; horrible; shocking.
Usage: Frightful, Dreadful, Awful. These words all
express fear. In frightful, it is a sudden emotion; in
dreadful, it is deeper and more prolonged; in awful,
the fear is mingled with the emotion of awe, which
subdues us before the presence of some invisible
power. An accident may be frightful; the approach of
death is dreadful to most men; the convulsions of the
earthquake are awful.
Meaning of Frightful from wikipedia
- Fear is an intensely unpleasant emotion
or threat. Fear causes physiological changes
that may produce...
- The Frightful
Four are a group
of fictional characters appearing
in American comic books published
Comics. They serve
as the antithesis
in his treehouse
home in the forest during
, Sam's pet peregrine
falcon, and The Baron, a weasel, share
the home with...
in American folklore
that varies widely
in appearance, ranging
to comical, depending
on region. Early
references, by the American
- the Inhuman Medusa
as the Frightful
Four to battle
Four. It was shortly after
of the Frightful
Four that Pete abandoned
- Four again
as part of a new incarnation
of the Frightful
Four. Klaw is later
seen with Wizard's Frightful
Four when it comes
to helping Intelligencia
- been a member
of several incarnations
of the Masters
of Evil and the Frightful
a supervillain, in later
years, she has reformed
- the Frightful
Four. The Frightful
to be one of the most formidable menaces
that the Fantastic
Four had yet encountered. The Frightful
Fo.108, also known
as the Folland
43/37 and by the nickname Folland Frightful
(or Frightener), was a large monoplane engine testbed aircraft
- Horrible Histories
is a series
of illustrated history books published
in the United Kingdom
by Scholastic, and part of the Horrible Histories
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