Video: pronunciation of 'afraid'
很常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， afraid 是4千个最常用词之一。
英式英语: afraid /əˈfreɪd/ ADJECTIVE
If you are afraid of someone or afraidto do something, you are frightened because you think that something horrible is going to happen.
I was afraid of the other boys.
- 美式英语: afraid
- 阿拉伯语: خائِف
- 巴西葡萄牙语: com medo
- 简体中文: 害怕
- 克罗地亚语: uplašen
- 捷克语: vystrašený
- 丹麦语: bange
- 荷兰语: bang
- 欧洲西班牙语: temeroso
- 芬兰语: peloissaan
- 法语: effrayé
- 德语: fürchten (sich)
- 希腊语: φοβισμένος
- 意大利语: timoroso
- 日语: ･･･が怖い
- 韩语: ...을 두려워하여
- 挪威语: redd
- 波兰语: przestraszony
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: com medo
- 罗马尼亚语: speriat
- 俄语: испуганный
- 西班牙语: temeroso
- 瑞典语: rädd
- 泰语: กลัว
- 土耳其语: korkmuş
- 乌克兰语: наляканий
- 越南语: sợ
afraid 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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