• adjective: causing fear
  • adjective: causing fright
  • synonyms: alarming, frightening


  • The stranger is 'scary' looking. = He looks 'scary'. = He's 'scary' looking.

  • a 'scary' [='frightening'] movie

Movie quotes

  • (..) Just because Joy and Sadness are gone, I have the stupid dream duty. Okay. How are we going to wake her up? Well. She wakes up sometimes when she has a scary dream. - We could scare her. - Scare her? - No no. She's been though enough already. - But, Joy. Sadness, you may know your (..)
    2015 Inside Out