dar miedo

dar miedo
transitive verb phrase
1. (to cause fear to) 
a. to scare 
Esa montaña rusa me da miedo. No quiero subirme.That rollercoaster scares me. I don't want to ride it.
El sonido de la artillería enemiga no le dio miedo a los soldados.The sound of the enemy artillery didn't frighten the soldiers.
c. to give the chills (colloquial) 
Esa casa abandonada me da miedo.That abandoned house gives me the chills.
intransitive verb phrase
2. (to cause fear) 
Ese thriller da miedo.That thriller is scary.
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