Definition of scary adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈskeəri//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskeri//
(scarier, scariest) (informal)
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frightening It was a really scary moment. a scary movie see also scareExtra examples Things were starting to get scary. This is the scariest thing I’ve ever done in my life. a scary-looking guy
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