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experiencing or showing fear

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lacking courage

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extremely distressing

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timid by nature or revealing timidity

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Guided by the Dwarf they reached the castle of the Giant, and here a fearful fight took place in which Prince Arthur conquered Duessa's Dragon and killed the Giant.
For Allardyce, the task is simple: shift the mentality to get the players anxious about their performance, but not fearful.
Watch New York City Ballet corps member Alston Macgill in Peter Martins' blazing Fearful Symmetries, and you might peg her as the kind of speed-demon powerhouse who's most lethal in contemporary works.
Dental Subscale of Children's Fear Survey Schedule was translated into Urdu using forward-backward translation method and administered to subjects aged 4-14 years to evaluate its psychometric properties and set a cut-off score for identifying fearful children.
What could be more fearful than this: that the solid ground beneath your feet might not be solid at all, but alive and knowing and simply tolerating you and your kind until it decided enough was enough, and so hauled you down, swallowing your world?
SUKKAR -- Opposition leader in National Assembly (NA) Khurshid Shah has said Nawaz Sharif has become a fearful example by not accepting his proposal for framing TORs on Panama issue.
Summary: "The Swiss are less fearful than a year ago about possible trips to Egypt or Tunisia.
They also found that the child continues feeling fearful of that person even though he/she may no longer be threatening or scary.
OBERTO Martinez said that the Everton players "have become fearful and expect the worst," at Goodison Park.
We did some research and found eight out of 10 are fearful about what the future holds for them.
A week after the Paris terrorist attacks that killed at least 130 people and left hundreds more wounded, Americans are more fearful of a terrorist attack in the U.
of a fearful event Tests found that the mice after several showed a better ability than ordinary mice to recognise another mouse they had been introduced to the day before.
This arrogance of having the complete, absolute, irrevocable truth is the sad expose of a fearful hierarchy and papacy who viewed Vatican n renewals and reforms as a betrayal of the church's inviolate position as God's instrument to the world.
The Home Secretary said she never thought she would see the day when Jews living in Britain would say they were fearful of remaining in the country.