Definition of spook verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

spook

 verb
verb
NAmE//spuk//
 
[transitive, usually passive, intransitive]spook (somebody/something)(informal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they spook
 
he / she / it spooks
 
past simple spooked
 
-ing form spooking
 
 
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to frighten a person or an animal; to become frightened We were spooked by the strange noises and lights. The horse spooked at the siren.
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