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afraid adjective definition in Fear topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

afraid

 adjective: Fear topic
feeling fear; frightened because you think that you might be hurt or suffer Don't be afraid. afraid of somebody/something It's all over. There's nothing to be afraid of now. Are you afraid of spiders? afraid of doing something I started to feel afraid of going out alone at night. afraid to do something She was afraid to open the door.