What does the word scare mean?

Usage examples for scare

  1. Oh, what a mean boy George is, to scare us so! – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue by Laura Lee Hope
  2. Frighten them out of the country, open the gates, let down the bars, scare them off. – Abraham Lincoln by John Drinkwater
  3. As they drew nearer I saw that they were dressed like white men and, therefore, could not be Indians; but my scare while it lasted was painfully real. – Arizona Sketches by Joseph A. Munk