how to pronounce frighten

/ˈfɹaɪ.tən/

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frighten is pronounced in two syllables

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fɹaɪtən

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An example use of frighten in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… superficially anyway to frighten the way …”

meaning of frighten

To frighten means to cause to feel fear or terror.

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