fear (v.) Old form(s): feard , fear'd , feare, feares
frighten, scare, terrify, daunt
2H4 IV.iv.121[Gloucester to all] The people fear me, for they do observe / Unfathered heirs and loathly births of nature
3H6 III.iii.226[Lewis to Messenger] Thou seest what's passed, go fear thy king withal
3H6 V.ii.2[Edward to himself] Warwick was a bug that feared us all
AC II.vi.24[Antony to Pompey] Thou canst not fear us
KL III.v.3[Edmund to Cornwall] nature thus gives way to loyalty, something fears me to think of
MM II.i.2[Angelo to Escalus] We must not make a scarecrow of the law, / Setting it up to fear the birds of prey
MV II.i.9[Morocco to Portia] this aspect of mine / Hath feared the valiant
Oth I.ii.71[Brabantio to Othello, of Desdemona] Run from her guardage to the sooty bosom / Of such a thing as thou: to fear, not to delight
TNK III.vi.129[Arcite to Palamon] only this fears me
TS I.ii.208.1[Petruchio to Gremio, of fearing Katherina] tush, fear boys with bugs!
Ven.1094[of Adonis] the lion walked along / Behind some hedge, because he would not fear him
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