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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. extremely alarming;
[syn: bloodcurdling, hair-raising, nightmarish]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

bloodcurdling \blood"curd*ling\ adj. causing sudden intense fear due to an apprehension of imminent bodily harm, to oneself or others. Awakened by a bloodcurdling scream from right outside her window Syn: hair-raising, nightmarish. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

bloodcurdling adj 1: extremely alarming [syn: bloodcurdling, hair-raising, nightmarish]