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fearfulness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of fearfulness

  1. the emotion experienced in the presence or threat of danger the fearfulness felt by hostages can scarcely be imagined Synonyms of fearfulness alarm (also alarum), anxiety, dread, fear, fright, horror, panic, scare, terror, trepidationWords Related to fearfulness phobia; creeps, jitters, nervousness, willies; pang, qualm, twinge; agitation, apprehension, consternation, discomposure, disquiet, funk, perturbation; concern, dismay, worry; cowardice, faintheartedness, timidity, timorousnessNear Antonyms of fearfulness aplomb, assurance, boldness, confidence, self-assurance, self-confidence; bravery, courage, courageousness, daring, dauntlessness, doughtiness, fearlessness, fortitude, gallantry, hardihood, intrepidity, intrepidness, stoutness, valor; audacity, guts, nerve


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