Translation of miedo in English:

miedo

fear, n.

masculine noun

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    fear
    ¡qué miedo pasamos! we were so frightened / scared!
    • el miedo se apoderó de ellos they were gripped by / overcome with fear
    • estaba temblando de miedo he was trembling with fear
    • casi me muero de miedo I almost died of fright
    • me da miedo salir de noche I'm afraid to go / of going out at night
    • esto le hará perder el miedo this will help him overcome his fear
    • estaba que se cagaba de miedo he was shit-scared / scared shitless
    • miedo a algo/algn fear of sth/sb
    • el miedo a la muerte/a lo desconocido fear of death/the unknown
    • le tiene miedo a la oscuridad/su padre he's scared / frightened / afraid of the dark/his father
    • cogerle / agarrarle miedo a algo/algn to become frightened / scared of sth/sb
    • por miedo a ser descubierto for fear of being found out
    • tengo miedo de perderme I'm worried / afraid I might get lost
    • tiene miedo de caerse he's afraid he might fall
    • tengo miedo de que se ofenda I'm worried he might take offense
    • de miedo
    • se ha comprado un coche de miedo he's bought himself a fantastic / great car
    • en la fiesta lo pasamos de miedo we had a fantastic / great time at the party
    • jugaron de miedo they played fantastically / brilliantly
    • hace un frío de miedo it's freezing cold