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Spanish translation of “fear”


noun /fiə/
(a) feeling of great worry or anxiety caused by the knowledge of danger The soldier tried not to show his fear She has a deep-seated fear of spiders. fearful adjective afraid Chloe gave him a fearful look. terrible The lion gave a fearful roar. very bad a fearful mistake. fearfully adverb
fearless adjective without fear; brave a fearless soldier. fearlessly adverb
sin temor
for fear of so as not to
por miedo de, por temor a
She would not go swimming for fear of catching a cold.
in fear of in a state of being afraid of
con miedo a
He lived in fear of his mother.
(Definition of fear from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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