Übersetzung von “fear” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

fear

nounfear /fɪər/
countable-uncountable a strong feeling of worry that sth bad will happen
peur feminine , crainte feminine

her fear of flying
sa peur de l'avion

his fear that his family had not survived
sa crainte que sa famille n'eût pas survécu

fears for the safety of the miners
des craintes pour la sécurité des mineurs

children crying with/in fear
des enfants pleurant de peur

people living in fear of violence
des personnes vivant dans la crainte/peur de la violence
for fear of/for fear that
because you worry that sth bad will happen
de peur de/que

I didn't look at him for fear of laughing.
Je ne le regardais pas de peur de rire.

fear

verb transitivefear /fɪər/
formal to be afraid of or to worry about
craindre

School officials fear a flu epidemic.
Les employés de l'école craignaient une épidémie de grippe.

They feared that the men could be dead.
Ils craignaient que les hommes aient pu être morts.
fear for your life
to be afraid you will die
craindre pour sa vie

(Übersetzung von “fear” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

fear

noun /fiə/

(a) feeling of great worry or anxiety caused by the knowledge of danger

peur
The soldier tried not to show his fear
She has a deep-seated fear of spiders.
fearful adjective

afraid

craintif
Chloe gave him a fearful look.

terrible

effrayant
The lion gave a fearful roar.

very bad

épouvantable
a fearful mistake.
fearfully adverb

terriblement; craintivement
fearless adjective

without fear; brave

intrépide
a fearless soldier.
fearlessly adverb

intrépidement
for fear of

so as not to

de peur de
She would not go swimming for fear of catching a cold.
in fear of

in a state of being afraid of

dans la crainte de
He lived in fear of his mother.

fear

verb

to regret

craindre (que)
I fear you will not be able to see him today.

(Übersetzung von “fear” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)