terrifyingly
adverb see terrifying

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • terrifyingly — adverb In a terrifying manner. The sepcial effects were terrifyingly realistic the first time I saw them …   Wiktionary

  • terrifyingly — adv. frighteningly, shockingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • terrifyingly — ter·ri·fy·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • terrifyingly — See: terrifying …   English dictionary

  • terrifyingly — adverb see terrifying …   Useful english dictionary

  • terrifying — [[t]te̱rɪfaɪɪŋ[/t]] ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ to inf If something is terrifying, it makes you very frightened. I still find it terrifying to find myself surrounded by large numbers of horses... Rabies has been described as one of the most terrifying… …   English dictionary

  • ter|ri|fy|ing|ly — «TEHR uh FY ihng lee», adverb. in a terrifying manner; to a terrifying degree: »Aunt Kate yelled terrifyingly from the back of the hall “I m going to tell your mother” (Time). It includes some terrifyingly vivid writing (Anthony West). Much… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ghastly — adjective (ghastlier; est) Etymology: Middle English gastly, from gasten to terrify more at gast Date: 14th century 1. a. terrifyingly horrible to the senses ; frightening < a ghastly crime > b. intensely unpleasant, disagreeable, or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • terrifying — adjective Date: circa 1586 1. causing terror or apprehension 2. of a formidable nature • terrifyingly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Goth subculture — This article is about the subculture. For the Germanic tribes, see Goths. For other uses, see Gothic (disambiguation). Photography with aesthetics close to gothic (black and white), showing a girl dressed in that style The goth subculture is a… …   Wikipedia

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