Usage examples for frighten

  1. " I suppose not," said the Bellows, " but stories about selfish boys don't frighten me. – Andiron Tales by John Kendrick Bangs
  2. To telephone would frighten Mr. Galbraith, and would delay matters too much, beside. – Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells
  3. Yet it occurred to me it might answer, might serve to frighten the fellow. – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish