Synonyms of hair-raising in English:

hair-raising


See definition of hair-raising

adjective

1‘I thought ski jumping was hair-raising, but rafting beats it’

SYNONYMS
terrifying, frightening, petrifying, alarming, chilling, horrifying, shocking, scaring, spine-chilling, blood-curdling, appalling, dreadful, fearsome, nightmarish
eerie, sinister, weird, ghostly, unearthly
Scottish eldritch
informal hairy, spooky, scary, creepy, spine-tingling
ANTONYMS

relaxing, pleasant