Fear

  • 1 Fear — Fear, n. [OE. fer, feer, fere, AS. f[=ae]r a coming suddenly upon, fear, danger; akin to D. vaar, OHG. f[=a]ra danger, G. gefahr, Icel. f[=a]r harm, mischief, plague, and to E. fare, peril. See {Fare}.] 1. A painful emotion or passion excited by… …

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  • 2 Fear — Fear, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Feared} (f[=e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Fearing}.] [OE. feren, faeren, to frighten, to be afraid, AS. f[=ae]ran to terrify. See {Fear}, n.] 1. To feel a painful apprehension of; to be afraid of; to consider or expect with… …

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  • 3 fear — /fear/, n. 1. a distressing emotion aroused by impending danger, evil, pain, etc., whether the threat is real or imagined; the feeling or condition of being afraid. 2. a specific instance of or propensity for such a feeling: an abnormal fear of… …

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  • 4 fear — [fir] n. [ME fer < OE fær, lit., sudden attack, akin to OHG fāra, ambush, snare: for IE base see PERIL] 1. a feeling of anxiety and agitation caused by the presence or nearness of danger, evil, pain, etc.; timidity; dread; terror; fright;… …

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  • 5 fear — n 1 Fear, dread, fright, alarm, dismay, consternation, panic, terror, horror, trepidation denote the distressing or disordering agitation which overcomes one in the anticipation or in the presence of danger. Fear is the most general term; like… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 fear — fear·ful; fear·ful·ly; fear·ful·ness; fear·less; fear·less·ly; fear·less·ness; fear·some; fear; fear·er; fear·some·ly; fear·some·ness; …

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  • 7 Fear X — is a 2003 psychological thriller directed by Nicolas Winding Refn.Infobox Film name = Fear X caption = The Past Can Never Be Rewound director = Nicolas Winding Refn producer = writer = Hubert Selby Jr. Nicolas Winding Refn starring = John… …

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  • 8 FEAR — (engl. Angst) steht für: Fear (Band), eine Punkband Fear – Wenn Liebe Angst macht, ein Film MTV Fear, eine Reality Show aus dem Jahr 2000 F.E.A.R., ein Computerspiel Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (Film), ein Film Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas,… …

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  • 9 Fear — Fear, Emptiness, Despair Fear, Emptiness, Despair Студийный альбом Napalm Death Дата выпуска …

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  • 10 fear — ► NOUN 1) an unpleasant emotion caused by the threat of danger, pain, or harm. 2) the likelihood of something unwelcome happening. ► VERB 1) be afraid of. 2) (fear for) be anxious about. 3) archaic regard (God) with reverence and awe …

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  • 11 Fear X — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Fear X Título Fear X Ficha técnica Dirección Nicolas Winding Refn Guión Hubert Selby Jr. Nicolas Winding Refn Música …

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  • 12 Fear — (engl. Angst) steht für: Fear (Band), eine Punkband Fear – Wenn Liebe Angst macht, ein Film MTV Fear, eine Reality Show aus dem Jahr 2000 F.E.A.R., ein Computerspiel Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (Film), ein Film Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas,… …

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  • 13 Fear — Fear, uncertainty and doubt Saltar a navegación, búsqueda FUD (del inglés, Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt, «miedo, incertidumbre y duda») es una expresión con la que se califica a una determinada estrategia comercial consistente en diseminar… …

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  • 14 Fear — Fear, v. i. To be in apprehension of evil; to be afraid; to feel anxiety on account of some expected evil. [1913 Webster] I exceedingly fear and quake. Heb. xii. 21. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 fear — I noun affright, alarm, anxiety, apprehension, apprehension of danger, apprehension of harm, apprehension of injury, apprehension of punishment, apprehensiveness, awe, concern, consternation, cowardice, cowardliness, cravenness, diffidence,… …

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  • 16 Fear — (f[=e]r), n. A variant of {Fere}, a mate, a companion. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 Fear — (spr. Fihr), so v.w. Cape Fear …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 18 Fear — Fear, s. Cape Fear …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 19 fear — [n] alarm, apprehension abhorrence, agitation, angst, anxiety, aversion, awe, bête noire, chickenheartedness*, cold feet*, cold sweat*, concern, consternation, cowardice, creeps, despair, discomposure, dismay, disquietude, distress, doubt, dread …

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  • 20 Fear — /fear/, n. 1. a river in SE North Carolina. 202 mi. (325 km) long. 2. Cape, a cape at its mouth. * * * …

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