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This past election, they were hardly mentioned by Republicans fearful of alienating moderates.It Gets Better—but Mostly if You Live in a Rich, Democratic Country|Jay Michaelson|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Oddly, though, Americans are not fearful enough when it comes to real threats.Ebola, ISIS, the Border: So Much to Fear, So Little Time!|Gene Robinson|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At first, the doctors write, the villagers were “fearful and agitated,” lacking the basic necessities needed to survive.
How can we speak to their fears in a way that gets them to understand that there is nothing to be fearful of?Even After Hobby Lobby, the Religious Right is Still Terrified|Gene Robinson|July 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
McCarthy, fearful that Lou might fall, had whispered to Dahlgren, “Catch him if he starts to go down.”The Stacks: The Day Lou Gehrig Delivered Baseball’s Gettysburg Address|Ray Robinson|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But, happily, this fearful art exists no more to tempt and destroy?Lucretia, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Fearful that if he put his arms round her, he would feel me, Kathleen raised herself, and allowed him to embrace her.Japhet in Search of a Father|Frederick Marryat
This is the reason why all men are fearful; why the whole human race are diffident.The System of Nature, Volume 2|Paul Henri Thiery (Baron D'Holbach)
Not a minute had elapsed, such were the fearful powers of this old woman.Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official|William Sleeman
I see it as a fearful thing, towering, expanding, upheld by the toil and the agony of millions.The Journal of Arthur Stirling|Upton Sinclair