Definition of Scare


  • a sudden attack of fear
    - panic attack
  • sudden mass fear and anxiety over anticipated events
    "panic in the stock market"
    "a war scare"
    "a bomb scare led them to evacuate the building"


  • cause to lose courage
    "dashed by the refusal"
    - scare off - frighten off - scare away - frighten away
  • cause fear in
    "The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me"
    "Ghosts could never affright her"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Scare

  • Scrabble® score of the scare (7)
  • Word Chums® score of the scare (10)
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Unscramble scare

54 unscramble word found using the letters scare.

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