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fearful adjective definition in Nervous topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

fearful

 adjective: Nervous topic
(formal) nervous and afraid fearful (for somebody) Parents are ever fearful for their children. fearful (of something/of doing something) fearful of an attack Fearful of continued unrest, the government imposed a state of emergency. fearful (that…) She was fearful that she would fail.