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Turkish translation of “afraid”

afraid

adjective [never before noun]
 
 
/əˈfreɪd/
I'm afraid A2 used to politely tell someone bad news or to politely disagree with someone
korkarım ki ... , maalesef, galiba
We haven't got any tickets left, I'm afraid. [+ (that)] I'm afraid that I've broken your vase.Sadness and regret
FRIGHTENED A2 frightened
korkmuş, ürkmüş
She's afraid of water.Afraid
WORRIED B1 worried that something bad might happen
korku uyandıran, endişe veren
[+ (that)] Many people are afraid that they might lose their jobs. [+ of + doing sth] He was afraid of upsetting Clare.Anxious and worried
(Definition of afraid from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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