Another word for fear

Noun

fear, fearfulness, fright - an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)

care, concern, fear - an anxious feeling

Example:- care had aged him

awe, fear, reverence, veneration - a feeling of profound respect for someone or something

Example:- the fear of God

Verb

fear, revere, reverence, venerate - regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of

Example:- Fear God as your father

fear - be uneasy or apprehensive about

Example:- I fear the results of the final exams

fear - be sorry; used to introduce an unpleasant statement

Example:- I fear I won't make it to your wedding party

dread, fear - be afraid or scared of; be frightened of

Example:- I fear the winters in Moscow

fear - be afraid or feel anxious or apprehensive about a possible or probable situation or event

Example:- I fear she might get aggressive

Tweets containing the word fear

Source : WordNet