feared

adjective
\ ˈfird How to pronounce feared (audio) \

Definition of feared

: producing fear in others feared enemies the most feared teacher in school : regarded with fear trying to avert a feared outcome

First Known Use of feared

1599, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for feared

from past participle of fear entry 2

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