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frighten

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Verb frighten has 2 senses
  1. frighten, fright, scare, affright - cause fear in; "The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me"
    --1 is one way to stimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stir
    Derived form: noun frightening1
    Sample sentence:
    The bad news will frighten him
  2. frighten - drive out by frightening
    --2 is one way to
    chase away, drive out, turn back, drive away, dispel, drive off, run off
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
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