terrorless
adjective see terror

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Terrorless — Ter ror*less, a. Free from terror. Poe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • terrorless — adjective Not causing terror; unfrightening. How terrorless the triumph of the grave! …   Wiktionary

  • terrorless — ter·ror·less …   English syllables

  • terrorless — ˈterə(r)lə̇s adjective : holding no terrors …   Useful english dictionary

  • terror — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French terrour, from Latin terror, from terrēre to frighten; akin to Greek trein to be afraid, flee, tremein to tremble more at tremble Date: 14th century 1. a state of intense fear 2. a. one that… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • terror — terrorful, adj. terrorless, adj. /ter euhr/, n. 1. intense, sharp, overmastering fear: to be frantic with terror. 2. an instance or cause of intense fear or anxiety; quality of causing terror: to be a terror to evildoers. 3. any period of… …   Universalium

  • terror — /ˈtɛrə / (say teruh) noun 1. intense, sharp, overpowering fear: to be frantic with terror. 2. a feeling, instance or cause of intense fear: to be a terror to evildoers. 3. (upper case) a period when a political group uses violence to maintain or… …   Australian English dictionary

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