Causing fear and Startling

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Startling and causing fear are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Startling" instead an adjective phrase "Causing fear".
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Startling adjective – Causing a strong emotional reaction because of unexpectedness.
Causing fear and startling are semantically related. You can use "Causing fear" instead an adjective "Startling".
Nearby Words: startle, startled, startler
Synonyms for Startling
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Startling or Causing fear. 2016. Accessed January 25, 2021.

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