Definitions For Terror


  • The use of extreme fear in order to coerce people (especially for political reasons)
  • An overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety
  • A very troublesome child
  • A person who inspires fear or dread
  • A very strong feeling of fear
  • Something that causes very strong feelings of fear : something that is terrifying
  • Violence that is committed by a person, group, or government in order to frighten people and achieve a political goal

Is Terror a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Terror is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Terror in a Sentence

  • The sound of guns being fired fills me with terror.
  • Many civilians fled in terror.
  • A terror that is still fresh in her memory

Synonyms for Terror

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