- feeling fear
- He plays the role of a timid and fearful clerk.
- fearful [=afraid] of danger
- He was fearful of being left behind. = He was fearful that he would be left behind.
- She was fearful for their safety. [=she was afraid that they were not safe]
- a fearful glance
- a fearful waste
- fearful cold
- They won the war but at a fearful cost.
- causing fear
- I spent a fearful night alone in the woods.