Thesaurus / fearsome
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At 53, the former multi-year world heavyweight champion appeared as fearsome as ever.
MIKE TYSON’S COMEBACK IS A COUNTERPUNCH TO AGE DISCRIMINATIONLILA MACLELLANSEPTEMBER 16, 2020QUARTZ
Questions, exclamations, fearsome gasps and excited advice all tripped pell-mell from the girls.
THE ORCHARD SECRETCLEO GARIS
Carry home this fearsome green mummy on the leaf; put him in a cage made of wire screen, and watch him.
TREES EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOWJULIA ELLEN ROGERS
Of all the fearsome beasts beneath the sun The Bugbear is the most appalling one.
A PHENOMENAL FAUNACAROLYN WELLS
He had a very dark, fearsome face, and a gleam in his eyes that comes back to me in my dreams.
MEMOIRS OF SHERLOCK HOLMESSIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
In truth she held a fearsome admiration for the man, and then she stiffened.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
So I am a fearsome man in the dark, though in the day no man may daunt me.
THE STORY OF ROLF AND THE VIKING'S BOWALLEN FRENCH
Before reaching the second station, Beechvale, a long and fearsome tunnel has to be negotiated—its actual length is eighteen feet.
But Death flies swiftly toward them, a fearsome woman, with hair streaming wildly, with clawed hands.
FRANZ LISZTJAMES HUNEKER
WORDS RELATED TO FEARSOME
- have cold feet
- in awe
- run scared
- scared stiff
- scared to death
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