Fearfully - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɪrfəli|  American pronunciation of the word fearfully
Brit.  |ˈfɪəf(ə)li|  British pronunciation of the word fearfully

adverb

- in fear

she hurried down the stairs fearfully

- in an alarming manner

they were fearfully attacked

Examples

She glanced fearfully over her shoulder.

She's fearfully clever.

she hurried down the stairs fearfully

...the toddler clung to her mammy and eyed the strangers fearfully...

The motions of the vessel were so fearfully abrupt and violent.

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