frightened (part of speech: adjective)
- scared stiff,
alarmed (part of speech: verb)
surprised (part of speech: verb)
She was greatly startled.
- "The Woman With The Fan", Robert Hichens.
He was startled
- "A Prisoner in Fairyland", Algernon Blackwood.
" No," said Alice, rather startled.
- "Can You Forgive Her?", Anthony Trollope.