Synonyms of fear in English:
1 he felt fear at entering the house
terror, fright, fearfulness, horror, alarm, panic, agitation, trepidation, dread, consternation, dismay, distress;
anxiety, worry, angst, unease, uneasiness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, nervousness, nerves, perturbation, foreboding
2 she overcame her fears
phobia, aversion, antipathy, dread, bugbear, nightmare, horror, terror;
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1 she feared her husband
be afraid of, be fearful of, be scared of, be apprehensive of, dread, live in fear of, be terrified of;
be anxious about, worry about, feel apprehensive about
forming words meaning ‘fear of something,’ such as claustrophobia (‘fear of being in enclosed spaces’) or technophobia (‘fear of new technology’)
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