Fear

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Fear->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ fear
fear
timidity
diffidence
want of confidence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ apprehensiveness
apprehensiveness
fearfulness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ solicitude
solicitude
anxiety
care
apprehension
misgiving
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ feeze
feeze
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ mistrust
mistrust
&c.(doubt) 485
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ suspicion
suspicion
qualm
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ hesitation
hesitation
&c.(irresolution) 605
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nervousness
nervousness
restlessness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ inquietude
inquietude
disquietude
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ batophobia
batophobia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ heartquake
heartquake
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ flutter
flutter
trepidation
fear and trembling
perturbation
tremor
quivering
shaking
trembling
throbbing heart
palpitation
ague fit
cold sweat
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ abject fear
abject fear
&c.(cowardice) 862
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ mortal funk
mortal funk
heartsinking
despondency
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ despair
despair
&c. 859
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ fright
fright
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ affright
affright
affrightment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ boof
boof
=>(U.S.)
alarm
dread
awe
terror
horror
dismay
consternation
panic
scare
stampede
=>(of horses)
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ intimidation
intimidation
terrorism
reign of terror
=>(Object of fear)
GRP: \\ N \\ Object of fear
Sgm: \\ N \\ Object of fear \\ bug bear
bug bear
bugaboo
Sgm: \\ N \\ Object of fear \\ scarecrow
scarecrow
Sgm: \\ N \\ Object of fear \\ hobgoblin
hobgoblin
&c.(demon) 980
Sgm: \\ N \\ Object of fear \\ nightmare
nightmare
Gorgon
mormo
ogre
Hurlothrumbo
raw head and bloody bones
fee-faw-fum
bete noire
enfant terrible
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ alarmist
alarmist
&c.(coward) 862
PARAG:Fear->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ fear
fear
stand in awe of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be affraid
be affraid
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have qualms
have qualms
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ apprehend
apprehend
sit upon thorns
eye askance
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ distrust
distrust
&c.(disbelieve) 485
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ hesitate
hesitate
&c.(be irresolute) 605
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ falter
falter
funk
cower
crouch
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ skulk
skulk
&c.(cowardice) 862
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ let
let
=> I dare not
I dare not
wait upon
=>I would
I would
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ take fright
take fright
take alarm
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ start
start
wince
flinch
shy
shrink
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ fly
fly
&c.(avoid) 623
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ tremble
tremble
shake
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ shiver
shiver
shiver in one's shoes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ shudder
shudder
flutter
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ shake like an aspen leaf
shake like an aspen leaf
tremble like an aspen leaf
tremble all over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ quake
quake
quaver
quiver
quail
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ grow pale
grow pale
turn pale
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ blench
blench
stand aghast
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ not dare to say one's soul is one's own
not dare to say one's soul is one's own
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ inspire fear
inspire fear
excite fear
inspire awe
excite awe
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ raise aprehensions
raise aprehensions
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ be in a daze
be in a daze
bulldoze
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ faze
faze
feeze
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ give an alarm
give an alarm
raise an alarm
sound an alarm
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ alarm
alarm
startle
scare
cry
=> wolf,
wolf
disquiet
dismay
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ fright
fright
frighten
terrify
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ astound
astound
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ fright from one's propriety
fright from one's propriety
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ fright out of one's senses
fright out of one's senses
fright out of one's wits
fright out of one's seven senses
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ awe
awe
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ strike all of a heap
strike all of a heap
strike an awe into
strike terror
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ harrow up the soul
harrow up the soul
appall
unman
petrify
horrify
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ pile on the agony
pile on the agony
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ make one's flesh creep
make one's flesh creep
make one's hair stand on end
make one's blood run cold
make one's teeth chatter
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ take away one's breath
take away one's breath
stop one's breath
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ make one tremble
make one tremble
&c. haunt
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ prey on the mind
prey on the mind
weigh on the mind
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ put in fear
put in fear
put in bodily fear
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ terrorize
terrorize
intimidate
cow
daunt
overawe
abash
deter
discourage
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ browbeat
browbeat
bully
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ threaten
threaten
&c. 909
PARAG:Fear->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ fearing
fearing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ frightened
frightened
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in fear
in fear
in a fright
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ haunted with the fear of
haunted with the fear of
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ afeard
afeard
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ afraid
afraid
fearful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ timid
timid
timorous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ nervous
nervous
diffident
coy
faint-hearted
tremulous
shaky
afraid of one's shadow
apprehensive
restless
fidgety
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ more frightened than hurt
more frightened than hurt
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ aghast
aghast
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ awe-stricken
awe-stricken
horror-stricken
terror-stricken
panic-stricken
awestruck
awe-stricken
horror-strruck
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ frightened to death
frightened to death
white as a sheet
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ pale
pale
pale as a ghost
pale as death
pale as ashes
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ breathless
breathless
in hysterics
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ inspiring fear
inspiring fear
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ alarming
alarming
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ formidable
formidable
redoubtable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ perilous
perilous
&c.(danger) 665
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ portentous
portentous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ fearful
fearful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ dread
dread
dreadful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ fell
fell
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ dire
dire
direful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ shocking
shocking
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ terrible
terrible
terrific
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ tremendous
tremendous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ horrid
horrid
horrible
horrific
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ ghastly
ghastly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ awful
awful
awe-inspiring
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ revolting
revolting
&c.(painful) 830
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ Gorgonian
Gorgonian
PARAG:Fear->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in terrorem
in terrorem
PARAG:Fear->Int
=> angels and ministers of grace defend us!
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ angels and ministers of grace defend us
angels and ministers of grace defend us
=>(Hamlet)

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