1. feeling fear; filled with apprehension: afraid to go.
2. feeling regret, unhappiness, or the like: I'm afraid we can't go on Monday.
3. feeling reluctance, unwillingness, distaste, or the like: He seemed afraid to show his own children a little kindness.
"people can be afraid of things."
"people can be afraid of people."
"people can be afraid for people."
"people can be afraid of darks."
"people can be afraid of places."
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