Definition of 'startle'
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Used Occasionally. startle is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'startle'
British English: startle /ˈstɑːtl/ VERB
If something sudden and unexpected startles you, it surprises you and frightens you slightly.
The sound of his voice startled her.
- American English: startle
- Arabic: يُذْهِلُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: assustar
- Chinese: 震惊
- Croatian: prepasti
- Czech: vylekat
- Danish: overraske
- Dutch: doen schrikken
- European Spanish: sobresaltar
- Finnish: pelästyttää
- French: faire sursauter
- German: erschrecken
- Greek: αιφνιδιάζω
- Italian: sorprendere
- Japanese: びっくりさせる
- Korean: 깜짝 놀라게 하다
- Norwegian: skremme overraske
- Polish: zaskoczyć
- European Portuguese: assustar
- Romanian: a surprinde
- Russian: испугать
- Spanish: sobresaltar
- Swedish: skrämma
- Thai: ทำให้สะดุ้ง
- Turkish: irkilmek
- Ukrainian: перелякати
- Vietnamese: làm giật mình
Definition of startle from the Collins English Dictionary
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