Definitions for

Overview of noun terror

The noun terror has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (11) panic, terror, affright

(an overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety)

2. (1) terror, scourge, threat

(a person who inspires fear or dread; "he was the terror of the neighborhood")

3. terror, brat, little terror, holy terror

(a very troublesome child)

4. terror

(the use of extreme fear in order to coerce people (especially for political reasons); "he used terror to make them confess") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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