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afraid as in filled with fear or apprehension
  • "afraid even to turn his head"
  • "suddenly looked afraid"
  • "afraid for his life"
  • "afraid of snakes"
  • "afraid to ask questions"


  • afraid(p)
afraid as in filled with regret or concern
  • "used often to soften an unpleasant statement"
  • "I'm afraid I won't be able to come"
  • "he was afraid he would have to let her go"
  • "I'm afraid you're wrong"
afraid as in feeling worry or concern or insecurity
  • "She was afraid that I might be embarrassed"
  • "terribly afraid of offending someone"
  • "I am afraid we have witnessed only the first phase of the conflict"
afraid as in having feelings of aversion or unwillingness
  • "afraid of hard work"
  • "afraid to show emotion"