experiencing or showing fear
"a fearful glance"; "fearful of criticism"
awful, dire, direful, dread(a), dreaded, dreadful, fearful, fearsome, frightening, horrendous, horrific, terrible(adj)
causing fear or dread or terror
"the awful war"; "an awful risk"; "dire news"; "a career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked"; "the dread presence of the headmaster"; "polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was"; "a dreadful storm"; "a fearful howling"; "horrendous explosions shook the city"; "a terrible curse"
lacking courage; ignobly timid and faint-hearted
"cowardly dogs, ye will not aid me then"- P.B.Shelley
"fearful slum conditions"; "a frightful mistake"
fearful, timorous, trepid(adj)
timid by nature or revealing timidity
"timorous little mouse"; "in a timorous tone"; "cast fearful glances at the large dog"
Frightened, filled with terror.
full of fear, apprehension, or alarm; afraid; frightened
inclined to fear; easily frightened; without courage; timid
indicating, or caused by, fear
inspiring fear or awe; exciting apprehension or terror; terrible; frightful; dreadful
The numerical value of fearful in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of fearful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Seek not happiness too greedily, and be not fearful of happiness.
With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
I don't want the people who are on the floor being fearful of doing their job, i don't want parents concerned about the safety of their kids as pages.
I'm still fearful of all of that, however, I have come to feel it is quite different. I'm starting to believe what my ex-wife was always telling me -- that it's safe.
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Translations for fearful
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- ужасен, страшен, страхлив, уплашенBulgarian
- ängstlich, furchtsam, furchtbarGerman
- τρομερός, φοβερός, φοβισμένος, τρομακτικόςGreek
- temeroso, miedosoSpanish
- effrayant, affreux, affreuse, craintif, peureuse, peureux, terrible, craintive, redoutable, effrayanteFrench
- impaurito, pavido, spaventatoItalian
- timidus, pavidus, meticulosusLatin
- nobijies, biedējoša, biedējošsLatvian
- ужасный, испуганный, страшный, пугливыйRussian
- sợ hãi, đáng sợ, sợ sệt, sợVietnamese
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