Definition of frighten


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • frighten is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 15 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • frighten is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 16 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of frighten

  • cause fear in (verb)

    Examples

    1. The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me

    Synonyms

    1. affright
    2. fright
    3. scare

See definition of frighten in Merriam Webster