- 惊恐万状 [jīng kǒng wàn zhuàng]
- be convulsed with fear; be filled with mortal fear; be greatly paralyzed with fear; be terribly frightened; be thrown into consternation; convulsed with fear; extremely panicky; in a blue funk; in a great panic:
He was filled with astonishment at seeing the dead body. 他看见尸体时惊恐万状。
He was running up and down the path in a state of panic, crying for help.
Panic seized us.