affright (v.)
frighten, terrify, scare
2H6 IV.i.32[Whitmore to Suffolk] What, doth death affright?
2H6 V.i.207[Warwick to Clifford] This day I'll wear aloft my burgonet ... to affright thee with the view thereof
3H6 IV.vii.13[Edward to Richard] abodements must not now affright us
Cor I.i.167[Martius to Citizens, of peace and war] The one affrights you, / The other makes you proud
E3 III.i.130[King John to Philip] [earthquake and lighting] Affrights not more than kings when they dispose / To show the rancour of their high-swoll'n hearts
H5 I.chorus.14[Chorus] the very casques / That did affright the air at Agincourt
Ham II.i.75[Ophelia to Polonius] I have been so affrighted!
KJ IV.ii.172[King John to Bastard] let me have no subject enemies, / When adverse foreigners affright my towns
Luc.1138[Lucrece] I ... against my heart / Will fix a sharp knife to affright mine eye
Oth II.iii.268[Iago to Cassio] one would beat his offenceless dog to affright an imperious lion
Oth III.iii.119[Othello to Iago] these stops of thine affright me more [Q1; F fright]
Per I.i.30[Antiochus to Pericles] deathlike dragons here affright thee hard
R3 I.iii.226[Queen Margaret to Richard] some tormenting dream / Affrights thee with a hell of ugly devils!
R3 I.iv.64[Keeper to Clarence, of Clarence's dream] No marvel ... though it affrighted you
R3 V.iii.309[King Richard to himself] Let not our babbling dreams affright our souls
RJ V.iii.61[Romeo to Paris, of those in the tomb] Let them affright thee
WT III.iii.36[Antigonus to baby Perdita, of his dream] Affrighted much
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