All this talk about bears was frightening her.
Apparently he found the idea of jail less frightening than the huge dog.
I don't care how frightening it will be, I want to go ahead.
Something is frightening you.
You'd see less wildlife if you were walking - making more frightening noises to the animals.
He had every right to be upset with her, but this emotional explosion was as frightening as it was uncharacteristic.
They stumbled from the mine, hugging one another in the sunshine, thankful that the frightening ordeal was over.
According to Martha who remained with Howie, he thrashed about the bed, frightening her.
He stayed with them and was shocked when the car left the road, bumping into a secluded copse, frightening the girl.
The answer had frightening implications with Fred O'Connor at home alone.
It was simultaneously frightening and annoying.
The idea of teasing him with her body was a little frightening, but if that was what it took...
For a moment the idea of totally losing her identity was a frightening reality.
Riding back down the trail was even more frightening than coming up.
The demon does not care for him, either, and tells me stories too frightening to be true.
It must be frightening for her, not knowing what was happening.
The mummers (some of the house serfs) dressed up as bears, Turks, innkeepers, and ladies--frightening and funny--bringing in with them the cold from outside and a feeling of gaiety, crowded, at first timidly, into the anteroom, then hiding behind one another they pushed into the ballroom where, shyly at first and then more and more merrily and heartily, they started singing, dancing, and playing Christmas games.
While I dreaded frightening my wife further, I knew I owed her the information on the motor home.
In 1672 Aungier transferred his headquarters to Bombay, and after frightening off an imposing Dutch fleet, which in 1670 attempted to surprise the island, set to work to organize the settlement anew.
They decided against it, cautious about frightening off Byrne if he should get wind of the search and realize someone was this close to finding him.
"Now to tell one's fortune in the empty bathhouse is frightening!" said an old maid who lived with the Melyukovs, during supper.
Will you cut out this shit and stop frightening this child to death?
This had the effect of frightening the propertied classes in the city, who had hitherto observed a timid neutrality, and turned public opinion against the insurgents.
He always believed there to be nothing more frightening than being sealed underground, until he saw the small woman battling for her life.
But the gun is a little frightening, Dean said.
In cellars and storerooms similar men were busy among the provisions, and in the yards unlocking or breaking open coach house and stable doors, lighting fires in kitchens and kneading and baking bread with rolled-up sleeves, and cooking; or frightening, amusing, or caressing women and children.