afraidadjectiveuk us /əˈfreɪd/
afraid adjective (FEAR)
afraid adjective (SORRY)
- I'm afraid I'm not a very good advertisement for the diet since I've actually put on weight!
- I'm afraid physics will always be a closed book to me.
- I'm afraid I disagree with you on several counts .
- I'm afraid those days are gone and they'll never come again.
- My culinary skills are rather limited, I'm afraid!