- 恐 [kǒng]
- （害怕; 畏惧） fear; dread; be afraid:
be alarmed; 惊恐
With someone at his back, he does not fear anything.; feel reassured and emboldened 有恃无恐- （使害怕） terrify; intimidate; threaten; terrorize:
threaten; intimidate 恐吓
- （恐怕） I'm afraid:
I'm afraid it was not the original intent. 恐非原意。
There may be some other reason for it. 恐另有原因。
He frightened the old man into giving him all the money.
I'm afraid he is getting steadily worse.
I'm afraid that the performance was not a total success.
I'm afraid I've lost the thread of your argument.
I'm afraid we're in for a storm.
I'm afraid I haven't got a very good sense of directions, so I easily get lost.
I'm afraid this old radio is beyond repair.
I'm afraid I have to leave.