There are 2 translations of fear in Spanish:

fear1

Pronunciation: /fɪr; fɪə(r)/

n

  • 1 u c (apprehension) miedo (m), temor (m) she knows no fear no sabe lo que es el miedo fear of death/heights miedo a la muerte/las alturas fear of falling/flying miedo de or a caerse/volar her fears proved to be unfounded sus temores resultaron ser infundados plagued by doubt(s) and fear(s) lleno de dudas y temores my worst fears came true pasó lo que más me temíafear for sb/sth her fear s for her children/safety were understandable era comprensible que tuviera miedo por sus hijos/su seguridad fears for the missing climbers are growing se teme cada vez más por la vida de los montañistas desaparecidos to go o be in fear of sb/sth [formal] vivir atemorizado por algn/algo to go o be in fear of one's life temer por su ( or mi etc) vida in fear and trembling [literario/literary] atemorizado, lleno de miedo she wouldn't touch it for fear of breaking it no quería tocarlo por miedo or temor de or a romperlo she refused for fear (that) she might be found out se negó por miedo a que la descubrieran have no fear [arch or hum] pierde ( or pierda etc) cuidado without fear or favor [formal] con imparcialidad
  • 2 u (risk, chance, likelihood) there's little fear of me getting caught hay muy pocas posibilidades de que me agarren or (esp Esp) de que me cojan there's no fear of that happening no hay peligro de que eso ocurra no fear! (as interj) [colloquial/familiar] want to try parachuting? — no fear! ¿quieres probar a hacer paracaidismo? — ¡ni loco! or ¡ni muerto!
  • 3 (awe) temor (m) the fear of God el temor de Dios to put the fear of God into sb asustar muchísimo a algn

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There are 2 translations of fear in Spanish:

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  • 1 1.1 (be afraid of, dread) [consequences/death/person] temer, tenerle* miedo a to fear the worst temer(se) lo peor we fear that she might be seriously hurt tememos que esté gravemente herida he was feared dead se temía que hubiera muerto you have/there is nothing to fear no tienes/no hay nada que temer 1.2 (think, suspect) to fear (that) temerse que I fear we've lost our way (mucho) me temo que nos hemos perdido it's feared he may have been murdered se teme que lo hayan asesinado I fear so/not me temo que sí/no
  • 2 (revere) [archaic/arcaico] [God] temer

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