Synonyms of terror in English:

terror


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noun

1‘Ruth screamed in terror’

SYNONYMS

extreme fear, dread, horror, fear and trembling, fright, trepidation, alarm, panic, shock

informal funk

2‘she plunged into everyday activity to save herself from the terrors of her own mind’

SYNONYMS

demon, fiend, devil, monster

horror, nightmare

3‘he turned out to be a right little terror’

SYNONYMS

rascal, devil, imp, monkey, wretch, scamp, mischief-maker, troublemaker

horror, holy terror

British perisher

Irish spalpeen

Northern English tyke, scally

North American varmint, hellion

archaic scapegrace, rapscallion