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scared

scared

 
pronunciation:
skeIrd
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: feeling fear; afraid.
My sister was always scared of dogs.I wanted to know what happened, but I was still scared to find out the truth.The boy was scared that his father would be angry and punish him.
synonyms:
afraid, fearful, frightened
antonyms:
intrepid, unafraid
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