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Synonyms for bloodcurdling

causing great horror

Synonyms for bloodcurdling

extremely alarming

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Locking him up for two years, Recorder John Aitken said: "You had been telephoning the most bloodcurdling threats to her, intending her to take them seriously and be very afraid of what you might do.
The legacy of his days as a boring bachelor in need of a thrill was an enduring fascination with the bloodcurdling antiheroes he came across in the film adaptations of novels by Easton Ellis, Harris and King.
Lovecraft: Bloodcurdling Tales of Horror & the Macabre and wonderfully lurid Michael Whelan cover-art changed all that.
She delivered Act II's "Vissi d'arte" movingly, exuding the humility that a prayer should have, and her phrasing of'Muori dannato" while stabbing Scarpia at the end of Act II was bloodcurdling.
..IF RIDLEY SCOTT'S seminal 1979 sci-fi horror Alien and the anthology it spawned teach us anything, it's that in the inky void of space, everyone can hear your bloodcurdling screams.
Judge Andrew Lockhart described it as a "bloodcurdling threat".
ISIS sent shockwaves across the world recently when they released a video of the beheading of 21 Coptic Christians with bloodcurdling brutality on the shores of the Mediterranean.
The hard-working Penny Pincher may struggle to come up with a median price of almost $1,800 a month for a dumpy one-bedroom apartment in Los Angeles, but it'll cost a far more financially fortunate splendor-seeking renter a bloodcurdling $150,000 per month to secure a short-term lease on the unapologetically opulent six-bedroom mansion of former "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Adrienne Maloof.
After an accident they are on a dark and lonely country road listening to bloodcurdling noises from deep within the nearby woods.
Richard Dawkins, Albert Einstein, Benjamin Franklin, Sigmund Freud, Sam Harris, Adolf Hitler, Thomas Jefferson, John Lennon, Bill Maher, Mark Twain and Geoige Washington Their Views are Outrageous, Moving, Shocking, Bloodcurdling, Infuriating and Funny!
New York -- India strongly condemned the "barbaric" terror attack by the Taliban on a school in Pakistan that killed 141 people, mostly children, as UN chief Ban Kimoon and the Security Council called for perpetrators of the "bloodcurdling attack" to be brought to justice.
Speaking in a solemn tone, Ban began his address to a council meeting on peacekeeping with the statement condemning what he termed the "bloodcurdling attack" in Pakistan.
NEW YORK (CyHAN)- UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday (16 December) condemned "in the strongest possible terms" what he called the "heinous" and "bloodcurdling" Taliban attack on a school in Pakistan.
NEW YORK, Dec 16 (KUNA) -- UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon condemned the "bloodcurdling attack" at a school in Peshawar, Pakistan, which has taken the lives of more than 130 people, the vast majority were children.
When she visited me and saw the lack of scales, she gave out a bloodcurdling horror movie scream.