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phrasal verb [transitive]
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I/you/we/theyscare into
he/she/itscares into
present participlescaring into
past tensescared into
past participlescared into
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  1. scare someone into something to make someone feel so worried or frightened that they do something
    scare someone into doing something: Many people have been scared into buying organic food.
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a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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