Frightening and Tranquilizing


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Frightening adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: a truly frightening movie

Tranquilizing is an antonym for frightening.
Nearby Words: frighten, frightful, frightened, fright
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Tranquilizing adjective – Tending to calm the emotions and relieve stress.
Frightening is an antonym for tranquilizing.
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