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(adj.sat, verb, adj.)


There are 6 meanings of the word Terrifying.

Terrifying - as an adjective satellite

Causing extreme terror

Example: "A terrifying wail"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Terrifying - as a verb

To frighten greatly; to fill with terror.

To menace or intimidate.

To make terrible.

Terrifying - as an adjective

Frightening or intimidating.

Of a formidable nature; terrific

Example Sentences

"The horror movie I saw last night was absolutely terrifying."
"She had a terrifying experience when her plane crash-landed."
"The haunted house had a terrifying atmosphere."
"The loud thunder was terrifying for the small child."
"He has a terrifying scream that can frighten anyone."
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Word Game Points

Is TERRIFYING a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, terrifying is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

TERRIFYING has a SCRABBLE points total of 17.

Is TERRIFYING a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, terrifying is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
TERRIFYING has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 18.

Is TERRIFYING a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, terrifying is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
TERRIFYING has a WORDFEUD points total of 18.

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