Some articles on fearful:
... The American band Wilco has played Fay's song "Be Not So Fearful" in live performances and the band's singer, Jeff Tweedy, can be heard singing it in the documentary, I Am Trying to Break Your Heart ... John Howard recorded a cover version of the song "Be Not So Fearful" for his E.P ... The song "Be Not So Fearful" was also covered by Ed Harcourt on the benefit compilation album Songs to Save a Life - In Aid of Samaritans (2011) ...
... The Fearful Owl (Nesasio solomonensis) is a medium-sized owl endemic to the Solomon Islands and Bougainville in Papua New Guinea ... The Fearful Owl preys on phalangers, especially the Northern Common Cuscus ... Overhunting of the Northern Common Cuscus may be threatening the Fearful Owl, although habitat loss due to logging is the primary cause of population decline ...
... from violent astigmatism, has not only mislaid his glasses, but had in addition a fearful headache ... Then suddenly, he would catch a half volley or a long hop such a crack that the bowler, fearful of his own safety, lost all his aggressive intention, and, with it, any idea of length ... a long reach, and the trajectory of his drives was low and of a fearful power ...
... adults are considered to experience dental phobia that is, they are so fearful of receiving dental treatment that they avoid dental care at all costs ... Many dentally fearful people will only seek dental care when they have a dental emergency, such as a toothache or dental abscess ... People who are very fearful of dental care often experience a “cycle of avoidance,” in which they avoid dental care due to fear until they experience a dental emergency requiring invasive treatment ...
... Fearful Symmetries can refer to Fearful Symmetries (novel) by S ... Andrew Swann Fearful Symmetries (ballet) by Peter Martins Fearful Symmetries (music) by John Coolidge Adams Fearful symmetry is a phrase from William Blake's poem 'The ...
More definitions of "fearful":
- (adj): Lacking courage; ignobly timid and faint-hearted.
- (adj): Timid by nature or revealing timidity.
Example: "Cast fearful glances at the large dog"
Synonyms: timorous, trepid
- (adj): Experiencing or showing fear.
Example: "A fearful glance"; "fearful of criticism"
Famous quotes containing the word fearful:
“No sane man can be happy, for to him life is real, and he sees what a fearful thing it is.”
—Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (18351910)
“O, I have passed a miserable night,
So full of fearful dreams, of ugly sights,
That, as I am a Christian faithful man,
I would not spend another such a night
Though twere to buy a world of happy days,
So full of dismal terror was the time.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“If I meet the Christian Deity, I am lost: He is a tyrant and as such, is full of ideas of vengeance; His Bible speaks of nothing but fearful punishments. I never loved Him! I could never even believe that anyone did love Him sincerely. He is devoid of pity.... He will punish me in some abominable manner.”
—Stendhal [Marie Henri Beyle] (17831842)