sheer terror

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And so, in sheer terror, the orchestra would strike up again, and Marija would return to her place and take up her task.
The sheer terror the mum, daughter and dad would have felt as they were separated and held hostage by armed and masked raiders, will leave permanent scars.
Out of sheer terror I've been shying away from ITV's daytime nightmare Pick Me
He added: "My dad turned around to face me, and he had a look of just sheer terror on his face.
CHARSADDA -- Social worker and ex-PK-18 candidate Dr Inam Ullah said that Karachi was the economic hub of the country that generates more revenue than any other city in the country, however, it had been plunged into the gloomy state of despair, chaos, atrocity and dismay due to target killing, kidnap for ransom, forcible and undue commissions and sheer terror.
Starting German actors Jurgen Prochnow and Herbert Gronemeyer, the atmospheric film told of the claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat, and the boredom, filth, and sheer terror of fighting under the sea.
The reader not only contends with Robyn's emotional rollercoaster of emotions as she confronts the sheer terror of her situation, we also struggle with her as she moves away from the unconditional love she has for her father to learn some uncomfortable truths that make her ask difficult questions.
Guests are promised seven hours of sheer terror, and a paranormal experience you will never, ever forget.
An oppressive atmosphere, constant dread and the sheer terror of coming face-to-face with one of the ruthlessly unpredictable Xenomorph.
The dark and evil aim that guides the terrorists is to behave so savagely and so mercilessly that they will indeed generate sheer terror.
The most recent attack on security forces in Tripoli is an act of desperation according to Derbas, who noted that a thin thread always distinguishes between matters of prestige and sheer terror.
For me as a civilian trying to take a few good pictures, it's a mix of exhilaration, wonder, slight claustrophobia, and at times sheer terror.