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British English: /ˈfrʌɪt(ə)n/
American English: /ˈfraɪtn/

Translation of frighten in Italian:

transitive verb

  • frighten somebody into doing
    fare fare qualcosa a qualcuno intimorendolo
    to frighten somebody into submission
    sottomettere qualcuno facendogli paura


to frighten somebody out of their wits

far morire qualcuno di paura

Phrasal verbs

frighten away:

frighten away [somebody, something], frighten [somebody, something] away
fare fuggire (spaventando)

frighten off:

frighten off [somebody], frighten [somebody] off
allontanare (spaventando) (intruder, rival, buyer, bidder)

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