4 Letters
2 Consonants
2 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use fear as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Fear
A 1 syllables noun and 4 letters with the letters a, e, f, and r, 2 consonants, 2 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letters ea. Fear starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters f, fe, fea, and the ending characters are r, ar, ear, ..
Definition
An emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)
Origin/Roots
Middle English
School Grade
Fear is set as a kindergarten word that starts with f, ends with r, 1 syllables, 2 vowels and 4 letters.
Scrabble
Is fear a scrabble word? A 7 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Fear in Pig Latin is said as "earfay or earfway".
Unigram
f | e | a | r
Bigram
fe | ea | ar
Trigram
fea | ear
Quadrigram
fear
Word Gram
Noun Examples
an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)
a profound emotion inspired by a deity;
"the fear of God"
an anxious feeling;
"care had aged him";
"they hushed it up out of fear of public reaction"
Verb Examples
regard with feelings of respect and reverence;
consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of;
"fear God as your father";
"We venerate genius"
be afraid or scared of;
be frightened of;
"I fear the winters in Moscow";
"We should not fear the Communists!"
be uneasy or apprehensive about;
"I fear the results of the final exams"
be sorry;
used to introduce an unpleasant statement;
"I fear I won't make it to your wedding party"
be afraid or feel anxious or apprehensive about a possible or probable situation or event;
"I fear she might get aggressive"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Fear"

There are 347 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to fear.

SynonymDefinition
Abject Fear
Abouliaa loss of will power
Abuliaa loss of will power
Affrightcause fear in
"The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me"
Agitationthe act of agitating something
causing it to move around (usually vigorously)
Alarma device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event
Alarm System
All Overs
Anathemaa formal ecclesiastical curse accompanied by excommunication
Angstan acute but unspecific feeling of anxiety
usually reserved for philosophical anxiety about the world or about personal freedom

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Antonyms

There are 2 words that have the opposite meaning of fear.

AntonymDefinition
Braverya quality of spirit that enables you to face danger of pain without showing fear
Fearlessnessthe trait of feeling no fear

Anagrams

There are 2 anagrams from fear.

Anagram Definition
Farean agenda of things to do
"they worked rapidly down the menu of reports"
Fearan emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)

View English words with the unique letters used in fear. Words With The Letters Aefr

Derives

Fear derives from 6 words.

Word Definition
Affrightcause fear in
"The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me"
Dreadfearful expectation or anticipation
"the student looked around the examination room with apprehension"
Fearan emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)
Frightan emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)
Frightencause fear in
"The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me"
Scarea sudden attack of fear

Hypernyms

Fear has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Emotionany strong feeling

Hyponyms

There are 25 hyponyms for fear

Word Definition
Alarma device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event
Apprehensionthe act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal);
"the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
Apprehensivenessfearful expectation or anticipation;
"the student looked around the examination room with apprehension"
Chillcoldness due to a cold environment
Consternationfear resulting from the awareness of danger
Creepsa feeling of fear and revulsion;
"he gives me the creeps"
Dismayfear resulting from the awareness of danger
Dreadfearful expectation or anticipation;
"the student looked around the examination room with apprehension"
Frissonan almost pleasurable sensation of fright;
"a frisson of surprise shot through him"
Horrorsomething that inspires horror;
something horrible;
"the painting that others found so beautiful was a horror to him"

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Names With The Word "Fear"

5 names are spelled with fear.

NameMaleFemale
SafearaNoYes
FearghusYesNo
FearghalYesNo
FearghasYesNo
FeardorchaYesNo

Words To Word lists That The Word Fear Can Be Found In.

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Negative FeelingsDescribe fearA word list of negative feeling words and the best English words to describe negative emotions. Emotional negative words... read more

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word fear.

Is fear a scrabble word or can you use fear in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 3026 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 3275 games. This 4 letter 7 point scrabble word can be rearranged 24 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, e, f, and r? There's 15 with 6 letters or less with the letters a, e, f, and r. Here is a list of 15 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Strafe (6 letters) 9 +2 9 +2 afters
Rafter (6 letters) 9 +2 9 +2 rafter
Faery (5 letters) 11 +4 10 +3 freya
Fare (4 letters) 7 7 fear
Fear (4 letters) 7 7 fear
Afters (6 letters) 9 +2 9 +2 afters
Wafer (5 letters) 11 +4 11 +4 wafer
Freya (5 letters) 11 +4 10 +3 freya
Frazer (6 letters) 18 +11 18 +11 frazer
Rarefy (6 letters) 12 +5 11 +4 aefrry
After (5 letters) 8 +1 8 +1 after
Faster (6 letters) 9 +2 9 +2 afters
Frater (6 letters) 9 +2 9 +2 rafter
Zaffer (6 letters) 21 +14 21 +14 zaffer
Afreet (6 letters) 9 +2 9 +2 aeefrt





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