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Translation of "afraid" - English-Turkish dictionary

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 Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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