Translation of terrifying in Spanish:

terrifying

aterrador, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈtɛrəfaɪɪŋ//ˈtɛrɪfʌɪɪŋ/

adjective

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    (story/sound/experience) aterrador
    (story/experience/sound) espantoso
    (experience/sound/story) espeluznante
    I found him absolutely terrifying when I was a child de pequeño le tenía un miedo horroroso / le tenía verdadero terror
    • what a terrifying thought! ¡qué espanto!
    • it was terrifying ¡fue aterrador / espantoso!