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American English: /ˈfɪrfəl/
British English: /ˈfɪəfʊl/
, /ˈfɪəf(ə)l/

Translation of fearful in Spanish:


  • 2 (timid)
    there's no need to be fearful, he won't eat you
    no seas miedoso or no hay por qué tener miedo, no te va a comer
    to be fearful of -ing
    temer + infinitive
    fearful of causing offense, she said nothing
    temiendo ofender, no dijo nada
    Example sentences
    • There's no question that at the time of the abduction she was in fear and was fearful for a period of time.
    • For example, over the past two decades I was excessively fearful of inflation.
    • Everyone is fearful for his future, and fear leads people to do amazing, extraordinary things.
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