scarey


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scarey

(ˈskɛərɪ)
adj
a variant spelling of scary
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.scarey - provoking fear terror; "a scary movie"; "the most terrible and shuddery...tales of murder and revenge"
alarming - frightening because of an awareness of danger
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Susan Partridge IT is non-venomous anyway so hardly scarey in the slightest.
Vorderman senior better have made a full pot as there were some stomach churning recipes hatched by camp chef Scarey Berry - camel nipples (chocolate nip cookies), turkey testicles (French knackeroons) and cow anus (Bum-offee pie).
I think the retelling of a scarey boogey man, of some type, is found in the folk lore, worldwide, in many if not all cultures.
VEGGIE SCAREY 'UN New York crook Walter Strong didn't have a gun for his hold up - but he did have a courgette in his pocket to improvise as a gun.
I also think about the ones that made me smile such as the mug I received from my nephew many years ago which has a picture of a jolly spider on it with the warning words Really Scarey Pink Spider
Scarey cakes AN Austrian baker asked for police protection after getting death threats for making cakes decorated with swastikas.
BRAVE: Beverley has faced some scarey times at sea QUICK HELLO: Beverley Ashton and her fellow crew members from the Seagals, who are sailing round the coast of Britain
With Beauvoir and Kristeva as theoretical backdrops, Jamie addresses the paradox of the female mystic--the simultaneous recognition of sexuality and rejection of identity--in "Julian of Norwich" In an essay on feminism in Jamie's poetry, Kaye Kossick notes that Jamie has a "compulsion to traverse borders, penetrate soft frontiers, and inhabit the scarey [sic] side of things" (200).
Noeline and Tina Stifle were the NZNA reps and they were double scarey.
Police seem indifferent or unable to do anything about this scarey situation, but it seems to me that no citizen should ever be in a position of handing over hundreds of pounds in cash, to three strange men in an open back street car park.
She was so grateful for her treatment at Middlesbrough's James Cook Hospital, she did a scarey bungee jump to swell its funds.