Afraid : Synonyms and Antonyms


( Adjective )

Now a day, the children are not
afraid of thier parents.


1. Frightened

2. Scared

3. Fearful

4. Panicky

5. Fainthearted

6. Anxious

Contextual Examples:

The child was
frightened to see a snake.

Though he is very rich he is always
scared of the adversities of life.

When it was announced that the ship was in danger everybody aboard became

He could not do well in his examination. But he is
anxious to know the result now.

When communalism erupts, even the neighbors are
fearful of each other.

He is posing as a brave man. But I know it certain that he is
fainthearted when it becomes a matter of emergencies.


1. Brave

2. Bold

3. Courageous

4. Unafraid

5. Daring

6. Upright

Contextual Examples:

Atul is a
brave boy. He is bold and courageous when he faces emergencies.

He can take a
daring decision on the spun of the moment.

He is also
upright on principles.

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