slwith one's hair standing on end; make one's flesh creep; be absolutely terrified
The sight of the dead man made his hair stand on end.
Accounts of cruel tortures in the jails of the reactionary government would curl one's hair.
His words sent a chill down her spine.
Please spare me the gruesome details.
- Note"毛骨悚然" cannot be written as "毛骨耸然" or "毛骨竦然".