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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Apprehensively; timorously; In an alarming manner.

Usage examples (39)
  • She hurried down the stairs fearfully
  • They were fearfully attacked
  • Adjective : a fearful apparition. ,fearful for his life; fearful lest he commit suicide. ,fearful of the Lord. ,fearful behavior. ,a fearful...
  • I raised myself slowly and fearfully from the earth, and at length I stood upright. for more
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