with fright

Wikipedia foundation.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Affrightedly — Af*fright ed*ly, adv. With fright. Drayton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • affrightedly — af·fright·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • affrightedly — adverb see affrighted …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nyarlathotep — Nyarlathotep, also known as the Crawling Chaos, is a malign deity in the Cthulhu Mythos fictional universe created by H. P. Lovecraft. First appearing in Lovecraft s 1920 prose poem of the same name, he was later mentioned in other works by… …   Wikipedia

  • Necronomicon —    Mythical book of occult lore invented by HPL.    The work is first cited by name in “The Hound” (1922), although its purported author, Abdul Alhazred, was cited as the author of an “unexplainable couplet” in “The Nameless City” (1921). HPL… …   An H.P.Lovecraft encyclopedia

  • affright — /əˈfraɪt/ (say uh fruyt) Archaic –verb (t) 1. to frighten. –noun 2. sudden fear or terror; fright. 3. a source of terror. 4. the act of terrifying. {Middle English afrighten, Old English āfyrhtan, from ā (intensive) + fyrhten frighten}… …   Australian-English dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”