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

 

scary

 adjective
adjective
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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