Synonyms of fright in English:

fright


See definition of fright

noun

1‘Amanda was paralysed with fright’

SYNONYMS

fear, fearfulness, terror, horror, alarm, panic, dread, trepidation, uneasiness, nervousness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, consternation, dismay, perturbation, disquiet, discomposure

informal jitteriness, twitchiness

2‘the experience gave everyone a bit of a fright’

SYNONYMS

scare, shock, surprise, turn, jolt, start

the shivers, the shakes

informal the jitters, the heebie-jeebies, the willies, the creeps, the collywobbles, a cold sweat

British informal the abdabs, the screaming abdabs

3‘she didn't want to look a fright on her wedding day’

SYNONYMS

ugly sight, horrible sight, grotesque sight, eyesore, monstrosity, horror, frightful spectacle

mess, sight, state, blot on the landscape

ANTONYMS

beauty