Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Verb: terrorize  'te-ru,rIz
  1. Coerce by violence or with threats
    - terrorise [Brit]
     
  2. Fill with terror; frighten greatly
    - terrify, terrorise [Brit]

Derived forms: terrorized, terrorizing, terrorizes

Type of: affright, coerce, force, fright [archaic], frighten, hale [archaic], pressure, scare, squeeze

Encyclopedia: Terrorize