Aghast and Fearful


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Aghast adjective – Filled with fear or dread.
Usage example: I stood there, aghast, as the vile monster made its way toward me

Fearful is a synonym for aghast in fear topic. In some cases you can use "Fearful" instead an adjective "Aghast", when it comes to topics like frightened, scared.
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Fearful adjective – Filled with fear or dread.
Usage example: fearful of venturing out onto the dark highway, the stranded motorist decided to wait in the car for help

Aghast is a synonym for fearful in fear topic. You can use "Aghast" instead an adjective "Fearful", if it concerns topics such as frightened, alarmed, scared.
Nearby Words: fear, fearless, fearsome, fearfully, fearlessly
Synonyms for Fearful

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reaction aghast reaction fearful reaction
parents aghast parents fearful parents
expression aghast expression fearful expression
expressions aghast expressions fearful expressions
Other nouns: looks.
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