PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

Plain form
fear

Third-person singular
fears

Past tense
feared

Past participle
feared

Present participle
fearing

  1. The past tense and past participle of fear.
    I have always feared that I would grow old alone.
    That CEO is feared by everyone else at the company.

AdjectiveEdit

Positive
feared

Comparative
more feared

Superlative
most feared

  1. If someone or something is feared, it causes great fear in others.
    He is the most feared manager at the company.