Phrasal Verb 'Frighten'

We have 4 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Frighten'.

Frighten away

Meaning: Scare someone so much that they go away

Example: The noise FRIGHTENED the birds AWAY.

Frighten away

Meaning: Scare or worry someone enough to stop them doing something they had planned

Example: The strikes FRIGHTENED many visitors AWAY.

Frighten off

Meaning: Scare someone so much that they go away

Example: The dog FRIGHTENED the burglars OFF.

Frighten off

Meaning: Scare or worry someone enough to stop them doing something they had planned

Example: The crash in share prices FRIGHTENED investors OFF.