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terror-stricken

Syllabification: ter·ror-strick·en
(also terror-struck)

Definition of terror-stricken in English:

adjective

Feeling or expressing extreme fear.
Example sentences
  • But why are we so terror-struck by dentists, especially when we need all the help we can get, given our traditionally less-than-perfect smiles?
  • Trujillo is long gone and it is hard to believe that the country she finds on her return was once the terror-struck place she had fled.
  • I have only performed here once, and I was terror-stricken!

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