Synonyms
Antonyms

1. send-off

noun. an organized expression of goodwill at the start of a trip or new venture.

Synonyms

  • word of farewell
  • bon voyage

Antonyms

  • finish
  • end
  • ending

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Words that Rhyme with Scare Off

  • christophe
  • mcgoff
  • jerk-off
  • bake-off
  • trough
  • stoff
  • stauff
  • skoff
  • shroff
  • scoff
  • schroff
  • prof.
  • groff
  • croff
  • shoff
  • schoff
  • roff
  • poff
  • lauf
  • koff
  • knoff
  • knauff
  • knauf
  • hoff
  • hauff
  • hauf
  • gough
  • goff
  • doff
  • cough

Example sentences of the word scare-off


1. Noun Phrase
In some instances, employers create job descriptions specifically to scare off potential applicants.

2. Noun Phrase
At the same time, clownfish scare off butterfly fish that try to eat the anemones.

2. far-off

adjective. very far away in space or time.

Synonyms

  • far

Antonyms

  • close
  • short

3. scare

verb. ['ˈskɛr'] cause fear in.

Synonyms

  • bluff
  • horrify
  • appall
  • terrorise
  • terrorize
  • shake
  • intimidate
  • consternate
  • fear
  • frighten
  • excite
  • alarm
  • terrify
  • stir
  • spook
  • shake up
  • awe
  • stimulate
  • affright
  • dread
  • fright
  • dismay

Antonyms

  • desensitise
  • desensitize
  • calm
  • stifle

4. scare

verb. ['ˈskɛr'] cause to lose courage.

Synonyms

  • scare off
  • frighten away
  • daunt
  • pall
  • scare away
  • intimidate
  • restrain
  • frighten off

Antonyms

  • unalarming
  • curse
  • bless
  • calmness

5. scare

noun. ['ˈskɛr'] sudden mass fear and anxiety over anticipated events.

Synonyms

  • red scare
  • panic
  • anxiousness

Antonyms

  • encourage
  • afraid
  • unafraid
  • disesteem

6. scare

noun. ['ˈskɛr'] a sudden attack of fear.

Synonyms

  • panic attack
  • fear
  • fearfulness

Antonyms

  • gradual
  • indirect
  • depress
  • stand still

7. off

adverb. ['ˈɔf'] from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete).

Synonyms

  • forth

Antonyms

  • fuse
  • ionate

8. off

adverb. ['ˈɔf'] at a distance in space or time.

Antonyms

  • iodinate

9. off

adjective. ['ˈɔf'] not in operation or operational.

Antonyms

  • refrain

10. off

adjective. ['ˈɔf'] below a satisfactory level.

Antonyms

  • dock
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