fear

Part of speech: verb

To be apprehensive or afraid of; be fearful or afraid; venerate; revere.

Part of speech: noun

An emotion excited by threatening or apprehended evil; alarm; dread; terror.

Part of speech: noun

A cause of fear.

Part of speech: noun

Reverence; awe.

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Usage examples "fear":

  1. I fear for what I may say or do. - "An Ambitious Man", Ella Wheeler Wilcox.
  2. No fear of his getting well now. - "The Mynns' Mystery", George Manville Fenn.
  3. I fear he doesn't love me, Fledra, or he couldn't have done as he has. - "From the Valley of the Missing", Grace Miller White.