from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Causing fright or alarm.
- adj. Easily scared; very timid.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Causing, or able to cause, fright
- adj. Subject to sudden alarm; nervous, jumpy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Barren land having only a thin coat of grass.
- adj. Subject to sudden alarm.
- adj. Causing fright; alarming.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Scaring; causing or tending to cause a scare; causing fright: as, a scary situation.
- Inclined to be scared; subject to scares; timid.
- Somewhat alarmed or frightened; fluttered.
- n. Poor land, having only a thin coat of grass.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. provoking fear terror
From scare + -y (Wiktionary)