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I got such a fright when Joe burst through the door.
Sorry, I didn't mean to give you a fright.
I nearly died of fright when I heard his voice behind me.
As soon as it saw me, the deer took fright and vanished.
The bid was rejected after the buyer took fright and cut its offer.
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
a very light type of cake made with flour, eggs, and sugar
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of fright from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.