Portuguese translation of 'fearful'
1. medonho, temível
2. (cowardly) medroso
3. (awful) terrível
to be fearful of temer, ter medo de
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Example Sentences Including 'fearful'
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Our hero grew less fearful of a wreck And took a little stroll upon the deck.The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
It was no more than the thickest layer of bravado, and it concealed an interior world of fearful fragility.CHRISTINA QUEEN OF SWEDEN: The Restless Life of a European Eccentric (2004)
He explains that his own research has made him less fearful on the streets because he is now more willing to assert himself.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
I wish Hollywood was less fearful of flesh.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
If he senses you are fearful or angry this will add fuel to the fire.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It has made me less fearful of death.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
She encourages women to advance their careers through being more confident and less fearful.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Now he is less fearful, though no less driven.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Adults were always angry and fearful and a force to be dealt with.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
I tried to tell her that it is hard to die angry and fearful.Love, Medicine and Miracles (1990)
But they are becoming less fearful because people feed them.The Sun (2014)
It probably made me a bit less fearful of it.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The main businesses were agriculture and tourism; few citizens relied on government jobs, and so the townspeople were less fearful of the regime.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The patient desires affection and the company of others and is often fearful of being alone, of the dark, or in a crowd.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They may make ageing less of a fearful prospect.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Players did not know where they stood and they were often too fearful to ask for clarification.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
What is so fearful about the world today that we feel it necessary to be absorbed into such a risky project?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We naturally cling to life in this world, fearful that what lies beyond is worse.Christianity Today (2000)
Family members had become so fearful of the situation, they no longer visited.THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002)
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British English: fearful ADJECTIVE
If you are fearful of something, you are afraid of it.
Bankers were fearful of a world banking crisis.
Translation of fearful from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary