Scary versus safe – nouns list

‘Extreme nouns’ uses nouns lists and word associations for more creative ideas. This page shows examples of related nouns to scary, shocking, safe and tame.

Nouns related with scary or shocking

  • Spider
  • Snake
  • Monster
  • Rat
  • Bat
  • Vulture
  • Zombie
  • Cliff
  • Ride
  • Sea
  • Wave
  • Waterfall
  • Shark
  • Big cat (lion)
  • Shadow
  • Insect
  • Clown
  • Photocopier
  • Interview
  • Dentist
  • Mother in law
  • Explosion
  • Bad Hair
  • Pimple
  • Rash
  • Scar
  • Thriller
  • Ghost
  • Mirror
  • Train crossing
  • Locked door
  • Car crash
  • Torture chamber
  • Dinosaur
  • Wrestling ring
  • Gun
  • Sword
  • Noose
  • Volcano
  • Whip
  • Prison cell
  • Cell mate
  • Lightning
  • Volcano
  • Big wave
  • Earthquake
  • Army
  • Firing squad
  • Electric chair
  • Executioner
  • Dark clouds
  • Biker
  • Crash helmet
  • Power tools
  • Arc welder
  • Safety gear
  • Needle
  • Mushroom cloud
  • X-ray
  • Dr report
  • Dominatrix
  • Blood
  • Corpse
  • Alien probe
  • Axe
  • Piranhas
  • Sick bag
  • Rapids
  • Radiation symbol
  • Roller coaster
  • Jerry Springer
  • Clown
  • Red
  • Pink
  • Fluorescent
  • Tribesman
  • UFO
  • Date
  • Horns
  • Tattoo
  • Bride
  • Suicide bomber
  • First date
  • Houdini
  • Circus act
  • Superhero
  • Time bomb
  • Public speaking
  • Cannibal
  • Interview
  • Sacrifice
  • Mirror
  • Fluro lighting
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Nouns related to tame

  • Fluffy toy
  • Poodle
  • Fishbowl
  • Leash
  • Remote control
  • Baby
  • Pram
  • Rocking chair
  • Best in Show
  • Bubble
  • Dog trainer
  • Grey
  • Best in show
  • Hippy
  • Church
  • Priest
  • Monk
  • Nun
  • Training wheels
  • Train
  • Slave
  • Whip
  • Harness
  • Branded
  • Kiddy pool
  • Splinter
  • Paper cut
  • Ripple
  • Party hat
  • Clown
  • Bingo
  • Retirement village
  • Milkshake

Mix and match the small and big nouns list with the other nouns lists from this website to create interesting and original ideas.