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terrify

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishterrifyter‧ri‧fy /ˈterɪfaɪ/ ●●○ verb (terrified, terrifying, terrifies) [transitive] 🔊 🔊 FRIGHTENEDto make someone extremely afraid 🔊 Her husband’s violence terrified her.→ See Verb table
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terrifyThe teacher terrified her so much, that she hated going to school.The idea of going down into the caves terrified her.It terrified him to think that, in six months time, he would have to stand up in front of a class and teach them something.My uncle suffers from agoraphobia, and the idea of leaving the house terrifies him.Speaking in public terrifies me.They hauled us into a huge corporate office in Capitol; 1,000 people were there and it totally terrified me.
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Verb table
terrify
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyterrify
he, she, itterrifies
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyterrified
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave terrified
he, she, ithas terrified
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad terrified
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill terrify
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have terrified
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam terrifying
he, she, itis terrifying
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you, we, theyare terrifying
Past
I, he, she, itwas terrifying
you, we, theywere terrifying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been terrifying
he, she, ithas been terrifying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been terrifying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be terrifying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been terrifying
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