English version

frighten somebody ↔ away

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfrighten somebody ↔ away phrasal verbLEAVE A PLACEto make a person or animal go away by making them feel afraid Terrorist activity in the area has frightened most tourists away. frighten→ See Verb table
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frighten awayAs is now clear, it was this totally unnecessary act of hubris that more than anything else frightened the voters away.
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Verb table
frighten
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyfrighten
he, she, itfrightens
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyfrightened
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave frightened
he, she, ithas frightened
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad frightened
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill frighten
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have frightened
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam frightening
he, she, itis frightening
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you, we, theyare frightening
Past
I, he, she, itwas frightening
you, we, theywere frightening
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been frightening
he, she, ithas been frightening
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been frightening
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be frightening
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been frightening
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