Thesaurus / fearsome

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At 53, the former multi-year world heavyweight champion appeared as fearsome as ever.
My fearsome reputation is really based on awful traffic in California’s giant urban regions.
Questions, exclamations, fearsome gasps and excited advice all tripped pell-mell from the girls.
Carry home this fearsome green mummy on the leaf; put him in a cage made of wire screen, and watch him.
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.
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

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