fear·ful / ˈfi(ə)rfəl/ • adj. 1. feeling afraid; showing fear or anxiety. ∎ causing or likely to cause people to be afraid; horrifying: a fearful accident. 2. inf. very great: he could cause a fearful commotion. DERIVATIVES: fear·ful·ly adv. fear·ful·ness n.
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