Usage examples for scare

  1. " This ain't no Headless Horseman scare, Ma'am," spoke Silas Malcom. – Hoofbeats on the Turnpike by Mildred A. Wirt
  2. Get out, and don't scare me like that again. – Tinker's Dam by Joseph Tinker
  3. It's easy to scare the likes of him. – The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  4. You don't scare me. – Gambler's World by John Keith Laumer
  5. That'll scare 'em stiff. – The Blind Lion of the Congo by Elliott Whitney
  6. You may think it's funny to scare calves, but it ain't! – Hopalong Cassidy by Clarence E. Mulford
  7. He thinks it will scare us, I suppose! – The Dragon's Secret by Augusta Huiell Seaman
  8. All I know is that I shouldn't like to go through that scare again." – The Rainbow Book Tales of Fun & Fancy by Mabel Henriette Spielmann
  9. Come still nearer, Lina; and give me your hand- if my thin fingers do not scare you. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  10. Just walk around the tree once, said the mother, an' you'll scare him to death. – Darrel of the Blessed Isles by Irving Bacheller
  11. The next morning the news came that Morgan was captured, and the scare in Columbiana County was over. – Raiding with Morgan by Byron A. Dunn
  12. He would take more than mortal risks, and you couldn't scare him by any ordinary terror. – Greenmantle by John Buchan
  13. " Don't you let what I say scare you, though, Kitty. – The Sport of the Gods by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  14. You'd only scare 'em, you know. – The Missourian by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  15. Perhaps that will scare you off. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  16. To make up for the long holiday caused by the small- pox scare, school was to commence at the beginning of September. – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil
  17. Take it easy, Bartol; don't let Vorongil scare you. – The Colors of Space by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  18. Scare him to death. – The Veiled Lady and Other Men and Women by F. Hopkinson Smith
  19. I wonder if it doesent kind of scare Aunt Olivia. – Rebecca Mary by Annie Hamilton Donnell
  20. A contemporary writer tells us he was told that it was done by " two Young Women in the House with a design to scare thence Mr. Mompesson's Mother." – A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718 by Wallace Notestein