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1. terrifying

adjective. ['ˈtɛrəˌfaɪɪŋ'] causing extreme terror.

Synonyms

  • terrific

Antonyms

  • ordinary
  • mild

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Words that Rhyme with Terrifying

  • clarifying
  • verifying

Example sentences of the word terrifying


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
The negative consequences in tapping on fish tank glass don't end with terrifying the fish.

Quotes containing the word terrifying


1. The terrifying and edible beauty of Art Nouveau architecture.
- Salvador Dali

2. All of life and human relations have become so incomprehensibly complex that, when you think about it, it becomes terrifying and your heart stands still.
- Anton Chekhov

3. Writing stopped being fun when I discovered the difference between good writing and bad and, even more terrifying, the difference between it and true art. And after that, the whip came down.
- Truman Capote

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