Terrified hit with amazement showing signs and symptoms of horror or scary
- See Agast v t
- struck with fear, fear, or consternation
- To affright; to terrify.
- See Agast, v. t.
- Terrified; struck with amazement; showing signs of terror or scary.
c.1300, agast, "terrified," past participle of Middle English agasten "to frighten" (c.1200), from a- intensive prefix + Old English g
(v. t.) To affright; to terrify.
- (a & p. p.) Terrified; hit with amazement; showing signs of terror or scary.
And ever, as the white moon shows her affrighted face from the steep gullies in the blackness overhead, aghast Jonah sees the rearing bowsprit pointing high upward, but soon beat downward again towards the tormented deep.