a strategy using fear to influence the public’s reaction
- Scare the shit out of someone
scare the shit out of someone
noun 1. Computers. software that is sold as computer security or as an antivirus or other utility program but is either useless or is itself malware: I was a victim of scareware—I got a warning that my computer was about to fail, so I panicked and purchased the advertised software, which wiped my hard drive […]
noun, plural scarfs, scarves [skahrvz] /skɑrvz/ (Show IPA) 1. a long, broad strip of wool, silk, lace, or other material worn about the neck, shoulders, or head, for ornament or protection against cold, drafts, etc.; muffler. 2. a necktie or cravat with hanging ends. 3. a long cover or ornamental cloth for a bureau, table, […]
adjective 1. with a face marked by a scar or scars.