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Definition of "fearfulness" [fear•ful•ness]

  • The quality of being fearful (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "fearfulness" in a sentence
  • "This smart girl's lack of attention to her assignments, and her overt "fearfulness" surely suggest something else is going on it her life."
  • "They are not easily aroused into the fearfulness which is so often the parent of thoughtlessness."
  • "From this, or, it may be, from some deeper cause with which this is connected, arose a certain kind of fearfulness associated with the sense of hearing, of which I have never heard a corresponding instance."