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1. terror-stricken

adjective. struck or filled with terror.

Synonyms

  • afraid

Antonyms

  • bold
  • brave

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2. terror-struck

adjective. struck or filled with terror.

Synonyms

  • terror-stricken

Antonyms

  • bold
  • brave

3. terror

noun. ['ˈtɛrɝ'] an overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety.

Synonyms

  • affright
  • panic
  • fright
  • fear
  • fearfulness

Antonyms

  • male
  • adult
  • loser
  • unemotional person

Etymology

  • terreur (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. terror

noun. ['ˈtɛrɝ'] a person who inspires fear or dread.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • scourge
  • soul
  • threat
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • partisan
  • leader
  • member
  • good guy

Etymology

  • terreur (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. terror

noun. ['ˈtɛrɝ'] the use of extreme fear in order to coerce people (especially for political reasons).

Synonyms

  • coercion
  • terrorism
  • act of terrorism

Antonyms

  • idle
  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder

Etymology

  • terreur (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. terror

noun. ['ˈtɛrɝ'] a very troublesome child.

Synonyms

  • imp
  • rascal
  • rapscallion
  • scamp
  • little terror
  • brat
  • holy terror
  • scalawag
  • monkey

Antonyms

  • extrovert
  • debtor
  • nonreligious person
  • follower

Etymology

  • terreur (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. holy

adjective. ['ˈhoʊli'] belonging to or derived from or associated with a divine power.

Synonyms

  • Blessed
  • consecrated
  • holiness
  • sanctified
  • sanctity
  • consecrate
  • hallowed
  • dedicated
  • beatified
  • sanctitude
  • sacred

Antonyms

  • desecrated
  • profane
  • unholy
  • blessed

Etymology

  • holi (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. holy

noun. ['ˈhoʊli'] a sacred place of pilgrimage.

Synonyms

  • topographic point
  • spot
  • sanctum
  • holy place

Antonyms

  • unhappy
  • lost
  • divest
  • desecrate

Etymology

  • holi (Middle English (1100-1500))

Example sentences of the word holy-terror


1. Noun Phrase
Depending upon the source, anywhere from 600,000 to 9,000,000 people died at the hands of the Holy Inquisitors during their almost three-century reign of holy terror.

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