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One entry found for fearful.
Main Entry: fear·ful
Pronunciation: primarystressfi(schwa)r-fschwal
Function: adjective
1 : causing fear <the fearful roar of a lion>
2 : filled with fear <fearful of danger>
3 : showing or caused by fear <a fearful glance>
4 : extremely bad, large, or intense <fearful cold>
- fear·ful·ly /-fschwa-lemacron/ adverb
- fear·ful·ness noun

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