Causing or expressing terror or horror: a blood-curdling scream
More example sentences
- Then there was another thump at the gates, this time followed by a blood-curdling scream of terror and agony.
- A horrible blood-curdling scream from somewhere to the left froze everyone, and they all looked towards the sound.
- He heard blood-curdling screams, sounds of unspeakable horrors.