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Adjective
Suffering from fear
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“Darkness lingered at the edge of his vision and he was suddenly absurdly frightened that if he fell asleep he would never wake up.”
Adjective
Unwilling or reluctant to do something for fear of the consequences
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Adjective
Filled with awe
Verb
To have frightened or caused fear
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“Instilling a feeling of insecurity is the best way to scare your population into submission and frighten away potential investors.”
Verb
Past tense for to be on the verge of transpiring, occurring or happening
Verb
Past tense for to stimulate into action
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