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miedo in English:

1. fearsomeness fearsomeness

English word "miedo"(fearsomeness) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Jude the Obscure" (Thomas Hardy)
Fichas del libro - "Four and Twenty Beds" (Nancy V...
Fichas del libro - "The Last Harvest" (John Burrou...
Fichas del libro - "St. Cuthbert's" (Robert E. Kno...
Fichas del libro - "The Minute Boys of Boston" (Ja...

2. scared

The children were scared of the possibility of calling their parents.
To tell you the truth, I am scared of heights. "You are a coward!"
A loud noise in the night scared him.
If you get scared during the night, just turn on your light.
I'm scared.
When the breaker tripped and it became pitch black, the baby got scared and started crying.
Since children are more scared than amused by clowns, I wonder if some comedy trope of ours will become horror fodder in 100 years.
It's also scary when the lightning strikes across the sky, but what's really scary is the sound. Once, my house was struck by lightning and since then I've become even more scared.
My friend gave a me typical reaction after I scared him.
I, Stallone, am not such as to be scared simply of being the guinea pig for some test.
The phlebotomist scared herself by practicing her craft on a balloon.
You scared me! Don't sneak upon me from behind!
Hiromi decided to risk bungee-jumping, even though he was scared.
1. I'm certainly not scared of him. / I was too scared to move. / Why are you so scared? / 2. I was scared that I might be sick.
If you are scared by global warming, wait until we learn about local warming.

English word "miedo"(scared) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "The Red Lady" (Katharine Newli...
Fichas del libro - "Montezuma's Castle and Other W...
Fichas del libro - "The Religion of Ancient Scandi...

3. fear

Fear of pollution discouraged people from building homes near power plants.
Something you should know about me is that my greatest fear in life is that people will find out that I'm poor.
Fear nothing.
Somebody who wavers between hope and fear over superficial things should not be appointed to a management position.
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
Even though Trang continued to say that she loved him, Spenser couldn't do anything but fear that she would stop caring for him.
When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up.
We are living in fear, we are suffering, we are not enjoying the sun and flowers, we are not enjoying our childhood.
Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
Fear of serious injury cannot alone justify suppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt women. It is the function of speech to free men from the bondage of irrational fears.
Well, you see, it's vapour with some chemicals in it. And experts fear it could have similar effects to the smoke produced by ordinary cigarettes.
Mandy, however, fearing the car's petrol tank would explode, broke the back window and carried the children to safety
She shook with fear when she heard someone in the dark. She never took part in the competition for fear of losing. I fear such aggressive people.
When there was despair in the dust bowl and depression across the land, she saw a nation conquer fear itself with a New Deal, new jobs, a new sense of common purpose. Yes, we can.
Feeling too cool 'cause you're the only one amongst your friends who speaks more than three languages? Fear not. On Tatoeba, we won't think you're cool.

English word "miedo"(fear) occurs in sets:

Brothers in Arms (Dire Straits) - Traducida
The Invisible Man (Queen) - Traducida

4. trepidation

The people were watching the show with trepidation
It was with some trepidation that Dan asked his girlfriend to marry him.

English word "miedo"(trepidation) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "A Gleeb for Earth" (Charles Sh...
Fichas del libro - "Growing Up On Big Muddy" (Char...
Fichas del libro - "Notes and Queries, Number 85, ...