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
Examples of fearful in a Sentence
For whatever is truly wondrous and fearful in man, never yet was put into words or books.
You will allow this to continue if you do nothing, we can't do it alone. This is not the time to be fearful. These are urban terrorists who do nothing positive for our neighborhoods.
It is understandable that many Americans are fearful and seeking security in the time of the Covid pandemic, however, we know that the rhetoric put forth by the NRA and the gun industry, that the purchase of a gun is a risk-free means to secure safety, is untrue and leads to tragic results every single day.
A person who is not truthful to oneself ought to be always fearful of own surrounding people.
I'm fearful here, muslims may have to empty out this place if Modi gets another term, and Yogi continues here.
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- 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
- Com medoPortuguese
- ужасный, испуганный, страшный, пугливыйRussian
- sợ hãi, đáng sợ, sợ sệt, sợVietnamese
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