afraid

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /əˈfɹeɪd/
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Adjective[change]

Positive
afraid

Comparative
more afraid

Superlative
most afraid

Not used before the noun.

  1. If you are afraid of something, you feel fear, or worry because you think something bad will happen.
    I'm afraid of snakes. I can't even go near them.

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