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fearfully

Pronunciation: /ˈfɪrfəlɪ; ˈfɪəfəli/

Translation of fearfully in Spanish:

adverb/adverbio

  • 1 (extremely) terriblemente it was fearfully hot hacía un calor espantoso or terrible
    Example sentences
    • Fielding had a fearfully difficult time in his youth trying to work out what girls wanted.
    • The online version of a gallery show, it has some fearfully vicious images - check out particularly the caricatures.
    • He does not sound at all handsome, and he is fearfully old.
  • 2 (in, with fear) con temor
    Example sentences
    • In the village were only scared-looking women standing in small groups, glancing fearfully around.
    • A gaggle of ibis roosting in a nearby tree hooted fearfully.
    • They don't step up to a long first putt thinking fearfully of a possible three-putt.

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