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Nchavo - Fear

Nchavo is a Xitsonga word meaning "Fear" in English. Item rated 5 by 1 person. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of fear
- Fear n
- An emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight) [syn: {fearfulness}, {fright}] [ant: {fearlessness}]
- An anxious feeling; "care had aged him"; "they hushed it up out of fear of public reaction" [syn: {concern}, {care}]
- A profound emotion inspired by a deity; "the fear of God" [syn: {reverence}, {awe}, {veneration}] v
- Be afraid or feel anxious or apprehensive about a possible or probable situation or event; "I fear she might get aggressive"
- Be afraid or scared of; be frightened of; "I fear the winters in Moscow"; "We should not fear the Communists!" [syn: {dread}]
- Be sorry; used to introduce an unpleasant statement; "I fear I won't make it to your wedding party"
- Be uneasy or apprehensive about; "I fear the results of the final exams"
- Regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of; "Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius" [syn: {reverence}, {revere}, {venerate}]
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