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Translation of asustar in English:

transitive verb

also: asustarse pronominal verb

  • to get frightened
    me asusté cuando llegué a casa y no estaba allí
    I got a fright or I got worried when I arrived home and he wasn't there
    no se asuste, no es nada grave
    there's no need to worry or to be alarmed or frightened, it's nothing serious
    ¡no te asustes! soy yo
    don't be frightened or it's all right, it's only me
    se asustó con lo que le dijo el médico y dejó de fumar
    what the doctor said frightened him or he got scared or frightened about what the doctor said and he stopped smoking
Example sentences
  • Podría a la larga inhibir o asustar a muchas personas.
  • Adquirimos mayor seguridad y eso puede asustar a muchas personas.
  • Si no ya me voy a empezar a asustar.
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