There are 2 translations of scare in Spanish:

scare1

Pronunciation: /sker; skeə(r)/

vt

  • [person/animal] asustar I wasn't the least bit scared by it no me asustó nada, no me dio nada de miedo you scared me! ¡qué susto me diste!

vi

  • asustarse she doesn't scare easily no se asusta fácilmente

Phrasal verbs

scare away

scare off v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[animal] espantar, ahuyentar these problems have scared away o off the tourists estos problemas han ahuyentado a los turistas he puts on this manner to scare people off actúa así para que la gente no se le acerque or para asustar a la gente

scare up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o (AmE)
[colloquial/familiar] (improvise) improvisar; (get) conseguir*, agenciarse [familiar/colloquial] we can scare something up for supper podemos improvisar algo para la cena Mom scared up some costumes from the attic mamá se agenció algunos disfraces en el desván [familiar/colloquial]

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There are 2 translations of scare in Spanish:

scare2

n

  • 1.1 (fright, shock) susto (m) to give sb a scare darle* un susto a algn you gave me the scare of my life! ¡me diste un susto de padre y señor mío! 1.2 (panic) [Journ] bomb scare amenaza (f) de bomba the AIDS scare spread very rapidly el pánico del sida cundió muy rápidamente (before n) scare campaign campaña (f) intimidatoria scare story historia (f) alarmista don't try and use scare tactics on us no intenten infundirnos or [familiar/colloquial] meternos miedo

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