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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. afraid: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. afraid: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. afraid: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. afraid: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. afraid: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. afraid: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Afraid, afraid: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. afraid: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. afraid: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. afraid: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. afraid: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. afraid: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Afraid, afraid: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. afraid: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. afraid: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. afraid: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. afraid: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Afraid (David Bowie song), Afraid (The Neighbourhood song), Afraid: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Afraid: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. afraid: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. afraid: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. afraid: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. afraid: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Afraid: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  25. afraid: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. afraid: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. afraid: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. afraid: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. afraid: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. afraid: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. afraid: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. afraid: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. afraid: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. AFRAID: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Afraid: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. AFRAID: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  4. afraid: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (afraid)

adjective:  having feelings of aversion or unwillingness ("Afraid of hard work")
adjective:  filled with regret or concern; used often to soften an unpleasant statement ("I'm afraid I won't be able to come")
adjective:  feeling worry or concern or insecurity ("She was afraid that I might be embarrassed")

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