Pronunciation of Terror
/tˈɛɹə/, /tˈɛɹə/, /t_ˈɛ_ɹ_ə/
Synonyms for terror:
cold feet, the willies, awe, panic attack, technophobia.
Other synonyms and related words:
consternation, threat, scourge, hysteria, holy terror, menace, cold feet, disquietude, curse, wobble, misgiving, affright, trepidation, tremor, demon, bratwurst, affliction, scare, little terror, chill, bane, nemesis, dismay, trauma, funk, awe, brat, flagellum, solicitude, torment.
Sense 2 (noun)
funk, trepidation, cold feet.
Sense 3 (noun)
ghost, werewolf, bugbear, ogre, monster, horror, hobgoblin, dracula, frankenstein, myth, bogey man, nightmare, vampire, chimera, phantom, incubus, daemon, shadow, succubus, apparition, spirit, specter, bugaboo, Phantasm, ghoul, illusion.
holy terror (noun)
holy terror, little terror.
intense fear (noun)
Usage examples for terror:
- I was afraid with terror- I was troubled. - "Shirley", Charlotte BrontÃ«.
- She rose in terror, the child in her arms, and went out to him. - "Marriage Ã la mode", Mrs. Humphry Ward.
- But once she started up from sleep in terror to find Mrs. Asmussen standing at the bottom of the bed all dressed. - "The Song of Songs", Hermann Sudermann.