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fear US English

An unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain, or a threat

fear US Thesaurus

he felt fear at entering the house

never fear US English

Used to reassure someone

for fear of US English

To avoid the risk of (or that)

fear for in fear US English

Feel anxiety or apprehension on behalf of

Cape Fear River US English

A river that flows for 200 miles (320 km) across eastern North Carolina to enter the Atlantic Ocean near Wilmington at Cape Fear

worst US English

The most serious or unpleasant thing that could happen

never fear in fear US English

Used to reassure someone

put the fear of God in someone US English

Cause someone to be very frightened

for fear of in fear US English

To avoid the risk of (or that)

fools rush in where angels fear to tread US English

People without good sense or judgment will have no hesitation in tackling a situation that even the wisest would avoid

technofear US English

Fear of using technological equipment, especially computers

beware of Greeks bearing gifts US English

If a rival or enemy shows one generosity or kindness, one should be suspicious of their motives

fearmongering US English

The action of deliberately arousing public fear or alarm about a particular issue

for fear of or that in fear US English

To avoid the risk of (or that)

put the fear of God in someone in fear US English

Cause someone to be very frightened

beware of Greeks bearing gifts in Greek US English

If a rival or enemy shows one generosity or kindness, one should be suspicious of their motives

fools rush in where angels fear to tread in fool1 US English

People without good sense or judgment will have no hesitation in tackling a situation that even the wisest would avoid

put the fear of God in or into someone in fear US English

Cause someone to be very frightened


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