scared silly


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scared silly

frightened very much. I was scared silly by the loud explosion. We were scared silly to go into the park after dark.
See also: scare, silly
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The division, whose first feature film Open Season led to a very successful movie franchise including the upcoming Open Season: Scared Silly in Spring 2016, turned 10 in 2012.
Films change regularly; until November 7, it's Frankenstein: Escape the Monster which involves being scared silly as the monster chases you through hidden tunnels and sends you hurtling down abandoned mine tracks ending up in a ghostly graveyard.
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Scarefest is not an adult Little Horrors can get their Halloween kicks at Phil and Franklyn's Ghoul School, be scared silly during Skelvin's Spooky Storytime and let their witchy hair down During Scarefest the distracted undead roam the vast 800 acres estate preying on victims who wander into the Scary Tales and Zombies
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Kids who love to be scared silly will love Carisbrooke Castle's Spooky Castle event (October 26-November 3) with the chance to take part in a gruesome graveyard game, create terrifying decorations in the creepy craft area, and explore the castle with a real ghost hunter.
She is scared silly by needles, hates horror movies and is fiercely protective of her eight year-old son - a feeling echoed in the new book's claustrophobic chill.
He doesn't help him self when he falls and cuts his head opening front of the poor lad The youngster is scared silly, despite his dad's attempts to play it down.
We have to stop being scared silly, stop pursuing stupid policies, and start investing in smart long-term research and development.
Because English football, from top to bottom, is a macho old-school environment, frightened of intelligence, scared silly of free thinkers.
Tina's scared silly about a job interview, but of course, the only responsible McQueen gets the job and has a good first day.
Written and wonderfully illustrated by Sara Desmet, Scared Silly is a picturebook adventure about three animal friends in a dark and scary forest.
None was fearless--true courage lies not in being unafraid, but in being scared silly and still deciding to go on.