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Synonyms for fear

possibility

be afraid of

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  • be afraid of
  • dread
  • be scared of
  • be frightened of
  • shudder at
  • be fearful of
  • be apprehensive about
  • tremble at
  • be terrified by
  • have a horror of
  • take fright at
  • have a phobia about
  • have qualms about
  • live in dread of
  • be in a blue funk about
  • have butterflies in your stomach about
  • shake in your shoes about

revere

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regret

Synonyms

  • regret
  • feel
  • suspect
  • have a feeling
  • have a hunch
  • have a sneaking suspicion
  • have a funny feeling

fear for something or or someone

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  • worry about
  • be concerned about
  • be anxious about
  • tremble for
  • be distressed about
  • feel concern for
  • be disquieted over

Synonyms for fear

great agitation and anxiety caused by the expectation or the realization of danger

to be afraid of

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Synonyms for fear

an anxious feeling

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a feeling of profound respect for someone or something

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be afraid or feel anxious or apprehensive about a possible or probable situation or event

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be afraid or scared of

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be sorry

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regard with feelings of respect and reverence

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Diversity is one of our most closely held values, thus it is an honor to be distinguished in this way," Fearer said.
I'm pleased to be a part of the WirelessNorth team," Fearer said.
A good, high-traffic location is of critical importance to traditional retailers, and the same is true on the Internet," said Chuck Fearer, Voyager Information Networks, Inc.
Fearer has been promoted to executive vice president -- Director of Human Resources for Union Bank of California.
but we'll also make it easier to find, easier to retrieve, and above all, easier to interact with the content providers," says Voyager CEO Chuck Fearer.
This is an important alliance between an online service and an original equipment manufacturer that will produce ground-breaking interactive functionality on the Web," says Chuck Fearer, vice president and general manager of Computing Content at Prodigy.
Chuck Fearer, CompuServe's group director of Computing Services, Electronic Mail, and Electronic Publishing, said, "CompuServe will continue to provide users with the highest quality online support available.
Sharks are always one of the most asked-about creatures by visitors and we're hoping that by providing a week-long event dedicated to these amazing fish we will be able to convert some more youngsters into shark lovers rather than shark fearers.
He points to the etymological associations of the root consonants of the term with fear and awe, as in the expression "God fearers.