fearfully Definition

  • 1in a way that shows fear or anxiety
  • 2to an extreme degree

Using fearfully: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "fearfully" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She looked fearfully at the dark alley.

  • Example

    He was fearfully excited about the upcoming trip.

  • Example

    The child clung fearfully to his mother's hand.

fearfully Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for fearfully


Summary: fearfully in Brief

'Fearfully' [ˈfɪəfəli] is an adverb that describes a state of fear or anxiety, often to an extreme degree. It is used to describe a person's emotional state or behavior, as in 'She looked fearfully at the dark alley.'