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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Causing dread or terror.

Usage examples (32)
  • You seem to be knee-deep in what my aunt calls the fearsome fours.
  • The boxer once known as fearsome Iron Mike showed more than rust last night.
  • Judge Thomas Teague QC said he kept a "fearsome" arsenal of weapons to maintain his violent reputation.
  • Carstensten proposed the possibility of adding "fearsome" details, such as lightning on its tail and wings. for more
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