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fear (n):
an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)
Related Words: fulnessfright
fear (n):
a feeling of profound respect for someone or something
Samples
the fear of God.
the Chinese reverence for the dead.
the French treat food with gentle reverence.
his respect for the law bordered on veneration

Related Words: reverenceveneration
fear (n):
an anxious feeling
Samples
care had aged him.
they hushed it up out of fear of public reaction

Related Words: careconcern
fear (v):
regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of
Samples
Fear God as your father.
We venerate genius

Related Words: reverereverencevenerate
fear (v):
be afraid or scared of; be frightened of
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I fear the winters in Moscow.
We should not fear the Communists!

Related Words: dread
fear (v):
be uneasy or apprehensive about
Samples
I fear the results of the final exams
fear (v):
be sorry; used to introduce an unpleasant statement
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I fear I won't make it to your wedding party
fear (v):
be afraid or feel anxious or apprehensive about a possible or probable situation or event
Samples
I fear she might get aggressive
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bark up the wrong tree

eşeğine kızıp semerini dövmek, kabahati yanlış yerde aramak
believing the wrong explanation for something


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