Scary and Terrible

Scary

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Scary adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: a scary movie that gave the child nightmares for weeks afterwards

Terrible and scary are semantically related in fear topic. In some cases you can use "Terrible" instead an adjective "Scary", when it comes to topics like horrid, awful, spooky, creepy.
Nearby Words: scare, scar, scared, scaring
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Terrible

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Terrible adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: a terrible nightmare that woke me up

Scary and terrible are semantically related in fear topic. Sometimes you can use "Scary" instead an adjective "Terrible", if it concerns topics such as horrid, awful, spooky, creepy.
Nearby Words: terribly, terrify, terror
Synonyms for Terrible

Things that words describes

people scary people terrible people
reputation scary reputation terrible reputation
place scary place terrible place
time scary time terrible time
Other nouns: way, game, voice, monster, weapon, movies, movie, powers, creatures, games, monsters.

Both words in one sentence

  • Though the person setting it up ultimately didn't do anything, and it only gets scary because Mitsuki is terrible at spying on her sister.
    Source: Kimodameshi
  • Ben Linus is affable and polite even when informing you exactly how terrible he's just made your life, and has only occasionally let out his scary side.
  • Film / Django Unchained Sure, they're meant to look scary, but Willard's wife did such a terrible job cutting out the eyeholes, it obscures everyone's vision.
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