OTHER WORDS FROM fearfulfear·ful·ly, adverbfear·ful·ness, nounun·fear·ful, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH fearfulfearful , fearsome
How to use fearful in a sentence
It felt like people were excited for the future, not fearful for the days to come.
According to former employees, Morse said that Great Big Story was doing fine and that employees had no reason to be fearful.‘Two very, very different companies’: Why CNN’s Great Big Story failed to survive|Tim Peterson|November 2, 2020|Digiday
Texas is one of five states that will prevent people fearful of contracting or spreading the virus from voting by mail unless they meet other qualifications.Vice presidential debate: Highlights and fact-checks|Colby Itkowitz, Anne Gearan, Matt Viser, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|October 8, 2020|Washington Post
People are fearful for their lives, fearful for the future of their families.
State and local Republicans, fearful of losing what has long been a key turnout advantage for the GOP, spent the past few months racing to reassure voters that voting by mail was safe, despite the president’s rhetoric.Early surge of Democratic mail voting sparks worry inside GOP|Amy Gardner, Josh Dawsey|September 29, 2020|Washington Post
She tried to laugh at her womanly fearfulness, and had almost to suppress a scream in doing so.Rhoda Fleming, Complete|George Meredith
Its tendency was to nervous discontent and suspicious fearfulness of approaching, vaguely formulated, evils.Robin|Frances Hodgson Burnett
This feeling of distrust and fearfulness will soon pass away.Memoir of Mary L. Ware, Wife of Henry Ware, Jr.|Edward B. Hall
Think of the fearfulness of living in a country called the land of dollars.Atlantis|Gerhart Hauptmann
There is a fearfulness in the beauty of Girlhood which mingles anxiety in the cup of admiration.Aims and Aids for Girls and Young Women|George Sumner Weaver