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  1. fearingadjective

    Exhibiting fear.

  2. fearingadjective

    Showing profound respect or deference.


  1. Fearing

    Fearing is a surname.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fearing

    of Fear

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Fearing is ranked #24260 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Fearing surname appeared 1,034 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Fearing.

    92.1% or 953 total occurrences were White.
    3.5% or 37 total occurrences were Black.
    2.4% or 25 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.9% or 10 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fearing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fearing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Fearing in a Sentence

  1. William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 4 scene 5:

    So full of artless jealousy is guilt,It spills itself in fearing to be spilt.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    Our doubts are traitors,And make us lose the good we oft might winBy fearing to attempt.

  3. Raymond Moss:

    The family began to yell in fear, i used pepper spray on Sherman’s face through the partially opened door as he was still banging and attempting to gain entry. I told him to stop. I armed myself with my handgun at this time fearing for the safety of myself and my family.

  4. Isaac Asimov:

    I don't believe in an afterlife, so I don't have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse.

  5. Richard Sorter:

    Phyllis Sorter was taken in front of her house by three guys with machine guns, phyllis Sorter is one of the most God-fearing people in the world and all she wants is for everybody to have a good life and to be happy — and equality.

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    used of men; markedly masculine in appearance or manner
    A proprietary
    B butch
    C unsealed
    D extroversive

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