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Meaning of word fearful from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

fearful   adjective

Meaning : Experiencing or showing fear.

Example : A fearful glance.
Fearful of criticism.

Meaning : Causing fear or dread or terror.

Example : The awful war.
An awful risk.
Dire news.
A career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked.
The dread presence of the headmaster.
Polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was.
A dreadful storm.
A fearful howling.
Horrendous explosions shook the city.
A terrible curse.

Synonyms : awful, dire, direful, dread, dreaded, dreadful, fearsome, frightening, horrendous, horrific, terrible

जो अपने आकार-प्रकार, रूप-रङ्ग आदि की भीपणता या विकरालता के कारण देखनेवालों के मन में आतङ्क, आशङ्का या भय का संचार करता हो। जिसे देखने से भय या डर लगे।

महिषासुर को मारने के लिए माँ काली ने भयानक रूप धारण किया।
मानसिंह एक खूँखार डाकू था।
उग्र, उद्धत, कराल, काला, ख़ूनख़्वार, ख़ूनखोर, ख़ौफ़नाक, खूँख़ार, खूँखार, खूंख़ार, खूंख़्वार, खूंखार, खूंख्वार, खूनखोर, खूनख्वार, खौफनाक, घमसान, घमासान, डरावना, ताम, दहशतंगेज, दहशतंगेज़, दहशतनाक, प्रचंड, प्रचण्ड, भयंकर, भयङ्कर, भयानक, भयावन, भयावना, भयावह, भीषण, महाचंड, महाचण्ड, रुद्र, रौद्र, रौरव, विकट, विकराल, विषम, हैबतनाक

Meaning : Lacking courage. Ignobly timid and faint-hearted.

Example : Cowardly dogs, ye will not aid me then.

Synonyms : cowardly

Possessing or displaying courage. Able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching.

Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daring.
A frank courageous heart...triumphed over pain.
Set a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory.
brave, courageous

Meaning : Extremely distressing.

Example : Fearful slum conditions.
A frightful mistake.

Synonyms : frightful

Meaning : Timid by nature or revealing timidity.

Example : Timorous little mouse.
In a timorous tone.
Cast fearful glances at the large dog.

Synonyms : timorous, trepid