fearful

Listen:
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfɪərfʊl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈfɪrfəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(fērfəl)


WordReference English Collocations © 2020

fearful

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. am fearful of [being, doing, losing]
  2. am fearful about [being]
  3. are fearful of [what, how, where]
  4. fearful for [himself, my family, the world, the future]
  5. am fearful that she will
  6. too fearful to [speak, think, breathe]
  7. [become, feel] fearful (of)
  8. a fearful [child, captive]
  9. fearful and [anxious, angry, wonderful, afraid, insecure]
  10. had a fearful [stare, glare, expression]
  11. think fearful thoughts
  12. [provoked, caused] a fearful reaction
  13. looked at me with fearful eyes
  14. the fearful [prospects, scenario, sight] of
'fearful' also found in these entries:
Advertisements
Advertisements

Report an inappropriate ad.