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fright
American English: /fraɪt/
British English: /frʌɪt/

Translation of fright in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 1.1 uncountable (fear) I nearly died of fright
    casi me muero de miedo or del susto
    to take fright at something
    asustarse por algo
    1.2 countable (shock) to get a fright
    darse or pegarse un susto
    she had the fright of her life
    se llevó un susto de muerte
    to give somebody a fright
    darle or pegarle un susto a alguien
    you gave me a terrible fright!
    ¡me diste or pegaste un susto tremendo!
    ¡qué susto me diste!
    Example sentences
    • The conclusion was she probably died of fright from an attack by the neighbour's cat.
    • The reality of such fears is borne out by the evidence of tombstones testifying to those who died of fright after seeing a ghost.
    • Last year hundreds of birds died of fright due to fireworks being set off near the Hutchinson Road sanctuary.

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