How would you describe a scary situation you've been through or you've heard of?
It is scary. and then what?
You feel like you don't have enough words to talk about such situations?
Here's a list of synonyms, responses and idioms to help you out :)
other ways to say ''It is Scary''
Alarming Dreadful Bloodcurdling Terrifying
Chilling Spooky Hair-raising Shocking
Creepy Unnerving Horrendous
other ways to say "I'm scared''
anxious panic-stricken frightened perturbed
apprehensive trembling frozen petrified
aroused faint-hearted horrified disturbed
daunted in awe
How To express or react to fear
to make a sudden loud noise because you are afraid or are feeling pain
to make a loud noise because you are in pain or because you are afraid or shocked
if your body or part of your body trembles, it shakes, usually because you are nervous, afraid, or excited
to move away backwards from someone, for example because you are afraid
to move back slightly from something that is unpleasant or frightening
to run in a sudden way, especially because you are frightened
to move quickly back from someone or something frightening or unpleasant
to move your body down and away from someone or something because you are frightened
to move back or away from someone or something, especially because you are frightened or nervous
to breathe very fast in a way that is not normal, for example because you are frightened or nervous
Idioms for being afraid
These unusual words are used to express a feeling of fear and being uncomfortable.
That movie gave me the heebie-jeebies.
Make your blood run cold
Many people say that when they are scared, it makes them feel very cold all of a sudden.
My blood ran cold it scared me so much.
Jumped out of my skin!
Have you ever gotten scared so quickly that it felt like your whole body jumped without you even moving?
It was such a fright that I jumped out of my skin!