What does the word terrify mean?

Usage examples for terrify

  1. I know that this does not terrify you; but let us reason about it: What advantage would it give you to die? – Maximina by Armando Palacio Valdés
  2. " You terrify me," replied the gentleman; " we can not go so far as that!" – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  3. You plunge me in stupefaction, that lady answered, and at the same time you terrify me. – The Spoils of Poynton by Henry James