Spooky and Terrifying


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Spooky adjective – Fearfully and mysteriously strange or fantastic.
Usage example: a spooky tale of strange hauntings and mysterious reincarnations

Terrifying and spooky are semantically related. in frightening topic. In some cases you can use "Terrifying" instead an adjective "Spooky".
Nearby Words: spook, spooked, spooking
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Terrifying adjective – Causing fear.
Spooky and terrifying are semantically related. You can use "Spooky" instead an adjective "Terrifying".
Nearby Words: terrify, terrified
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  • Darker And Edgier / Video Games Super Metroid took the franchise to terrifying places with spooky music and some very disturbing enemies.
  • In "The Terrifying Tales of Recess" (during the segment "Children of the Cornchip"), Cornchip Girl eats from a bag of "Ye Olde Crisps", an untested brand of corn chips imported from a spooky English town, which cause her to turn into a werewolf-like "monster".
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