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English verb: horripilate

1. horripilate (perception) have one's hair stand on end and get goosebumps

SamplesI horripilate when I see violence on television.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)experience, get, have, receive

Verb grouphorripilate

2. horripilate (perception) cause (someone's) hair to stand on end and to have goosebumps

SamplesHitchcock movies horripilate me.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)excite, stimulate, stir

Verb grouphorripilate

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