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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To arouse fear in; terrify.
  • noun Great fear; terror.
  • noun A cause of terror.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To impress with sudden fear; frighten; terrify or alarm.
  • Synonyms To scare, alarm, dismay, appal, daunt, intimidate, startle, shock, overawe.
  • noun Sudden or great fear; terror; fright.
  • noun The cause of terror; a frightful object.
  • Past participle of affright.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Affrighted.
  • transitive verb To impress with sudden fear; to frighten; to alarm.
  • noun Sudden and great fear; terror. It expresses a stronger impression than fear, or apprehension, perhaps less than terror.
  • noun The act of frightening; also, a cause of terror; an object of dread.

from , Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun great fear, terror, fright
  • verb to terrify, to frighten, to inspire fright

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb cause fear in
  • noun an overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Middle English afrighten, from Old English āfyrhtan : ā-, intensive pref. + fyrhtan, to frighten (from fyrhto, fright).]

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From the Middle English afrighten, from Old English āfyrhtan, from ā- + fyrhtan (to frighten), from fyrhto (fright).

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Examples

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  • When I heard these words, I said to him, ‘O lion, I take asylum with thee, that thou mayest kill the son of Adam and be steadfast in resolve to his slaughter; verily I fear him for myself with extreme fear and to my fright affright is added for that thou also dreadest the son of Adam, albeit thou ar💃t Sultan o🌱f savage beasts.’

  • And the day of mine affright is the day you turn away:

  • He shook her, and she awoke in affright and asked, “What dost thou want?”

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  • And the day of mine affright is the day you turn away.

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