Scare in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Scare

To frighten, terrify, startle, especially in a minor way. | A minor fright. | A cause of slight terror; something that inspires fear or dread.

Short Example Sentence for Scare

  • 1. Do you think you can scare me? 🔊
  • 2. You thought you could scare me. 🔊
  • 3. The trains might scare the horses and cattle. 🔊
  • 4. Wherefore scare him From our blossom-laden bower? 🔊
  • 5. Billy didn't scare so easy. 🔊
  • 6. It would scare the life out of 'em. 🔊
  • 7. It might scare 'em you know. 🔊
  • 8. But you'd scare the fish away. 🔊
  • 9. Warfare such as this does not scare men with red blood in their veins. 🔊
  • 10. It would never do to scare all these butterflies with a discovery like that. 🔊
  • 11. Your fool talk don't scare me a little. 🔊
  • 12. Ay, there is the skipper that knows how to scare 'em. 🔊
  • 13. The idea of the peasants is that the lights scare away evil spirits. 🔊
  • 14. I must have said something to scare her about her going back to her husband. 🔊
  • 15. Maybe she could use some of her fairy magic to scare away the spider! 🔊
  • 16. They're after the gold, and they reckon to scare me into tellin' where it is. 🔊
  • 17. Afraid of nothin', and smilin' at what might dast to scare her. 🔊
  • 18. I'll just give him a little scare and let the scamp off with that. 🔊
  • 19. Probably to scare 'em away for some purpose of his, or her, own. 🔊

How to use Scare in Sentence?

  • 1. His eyes are never startled or his nerves shaken by the scare headlines of yellow journalism. 🔊
  • 2. He saw the runaway children and he thought to give them a scare that would send them home. 🔊
  • 3. Their duty is to scare the game back from the swamp, should it turn thither for refuge. 🔊
  • 4. Too much awe of the old masters may easily scare a modern into hiding his talent in a napkin. 🔊
  • 5. He thinks he can gallop over this division and scare Bucks till he gets down on his knees to him. 🔊
  • 6. If you don't mind, and we can scare up a horse for me, I'd like to ride into Valley City with you? 🔊
  • 7. He believed the only way to win people from vice to virtue and good conduct was to scare them into it. 🔊
  • 8. Nursemaids will slothfully scare small children into silence by threats of the awful presence of a bogey god. 🔊
  • 9. You become consistent and you'll catch me yawning some day; grow logical and you'll almost scare me off! 🔊
  • 10. I expected any boys would stare at our yokes; but they'd never hoot and halloo, and scare you so. 🔊
  • 11. I am not going to work every day when I am afraid that something will come up and scare me to death. 🔊
  • 12. But whatsoever thou seest, be nothing daunted, nor let any silly terror scare thee from thy purpose. 🔊
  • 13. This legend was made good use of by the smuggling fraternity, the thumping of an empty keg being sufficient to scare away inconvenient visitors. 🔊
  • 14. It was the military flintlock, a clumsy gun, better suited to scare crows than shoot straight, but it was the best we had. 🔊
  • 15. But when in his tenth year he had the measles, and was narrowly carried through, Lu got a scare about him. 🔊
  • 16. It must mean that Mark had proposed and been refused, and being jealous of him had taken this way to scare him away. 🔊