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Definition of Terror
TerrorTerror Ter"ror, n. [L. terror, akin to terrere to frighten,
for tersere; akin to Gr. ? to flee away, dread, Skr. tras to
tremble, to be afraid, Russ. triasti to shake: cf. F.
terreur. Cf. Deter.]
1. Extreme fear; fear that agitates body and mind; violent
Terror seized the rebel host. --Milton.
2. That which excites dread; a cause of extreme fear.
Those enormous terrors of the Nile. --Prior.
Rulers are not a terror to good works. --Rom. xiii.
There is no terror, Cassius, in your threats.
Note: Terror is used in the formation of compounds which are
generally self-explaining: as, terror-fraught,
terror-giving, terror-smitten, terror-stricken,
terror-struck, and the like.
King of terrors, death. --Job xviii. 14.
Reign of Terror. (F. Hist.) See in Dictionary of Noted
Names in Fiction.
Syn: Alarm; fright; consternation; dread; dismay. See
Meaning of Terror from wikipedia
(s) may refer
to: Fear, a feeling induced
by perceived danger
or threat Terror
(politics), a policy
of political repression
- The War on Terror
, also known
as the Global
War on Terrorism, is an international military campaign launched
by the United States government after
- The Terror
is an American horror drama anthology television
series. The series
is named after
Dan Simmons's 2007 novel, which serves
as the basis
- Terror management theory
(TMT) is both a social
and evolutionary psychology theory originally proposed
by Jeff Greenberg, Sheldon
Solomon, and Tom Pyszczynski...
- Night terror
, also known
as sleep terror
, is a sleep disorder causing feelings
or dread typically occurring during
the first hours
- The Terror
is a 2007 novel
by American author
Dan Simmons. It is a fictionalized account
Sir John Franklin's lost expedition
of HMS Erebus
- The Reign
, or The Terror
(French: la Terreur), refers
to a period during
the French Revolution after
the First French Republic
- HMS Terror
was a specialized warship
and a newly developed
bomb vessel constructed
for the Royal
Navy in 1813. She parti****ted in several battles
- white Americans White Terror
to: First White Terror
(1794–1795), a movement against
the French Revolution Second White Terror
(1815), a movement...
- Planet Terror
is a 2007 American independent zombie action comedy
by Robert Rodriguez
Rose McGowan, Freddy
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