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Over 50 Simple Sentences With the Word ‘Afraid’


Afraid — US. [əˈfreɪd], UK. [əˈfreɪd]

Main meanings:

  1. Feeling fear or anxiety.
  2. Worried that something undesirable will occur.


10 simple sentences:

  • My sister is afraid of spiders.
  • Caleb feels afraid at night.
  • They seem afraid of heights.
  • I’m not afraid anymore.
  • The kid is afraid of clowns.
  • Are you afraid of dogs?
  • Julia was afraid to jump.
  • He’s afraid of the dark.
  • Don’t be afraid of failure.
  • I’m afraid to fly on a plane.


The sentences from movies:

Afraid you’re gonna lose? – Round And Round (2023)

So I’m afraid I must insist. – Django Unchained (2012)

I’m afraid to stay here. – Mirrors (2008)

They’re afraid you’re gonna hurt other students, Adam. – Words on Bathroom Walls (2020)

I’m afraid not, papa. – The Lobster (2015)

She’s afraid to. – The Godfather Part I (1972)

What are you afraid of? – The Matrix Revolutions (2003)

That’s what I was afraid of. – Blast from the Past (1999)

Everybody’s afraid to fight you. – Raging Bull (1980)

Don’t be afraid.Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

Health inspector’s not afraid to pull strings. – The Dark Knight (2008)

I’m afraid you’re on the wrong train. – A Man Called-Otto (2022)

People are afraid of what they don’t understand. – Man of Steel (2013)

I was afraid you wasn’t gonna show. – The Sting (1973)

Someone who ain’t afraid to throw down. – FastFive (2011)

I’m afraid so, Bob. – Unforgiven (1992)

I’m afraid that’s out of the question. – Saw (2004)

I’m almost afraid of him. – Mystic River (2003)

I’m afraid it’s my turn to leave. – Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Hans, I’m afraid.The Book Thief (2013)

I’m afraid the plaintiff is right. – Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (2022)

I’m not afraid to admit it. – Working Girl (1988)

You’re the one who’s afraid.Leave Her to Heaven (1945)

Should we be afraid?Clash Of The Titans (2010)

Do not be afraid.Spaceman (2024)

Are you afraid?Jailer (2023)

Afraid I’ll make a stink? – Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)

Afraid of something new. – The Beach (2000)

I was afraid this wouldn’t hurt. – The Lion in Winter (1968)

In a world that’s disappearing, I’m afraid.The Sound of Music (1965)

I was afraid you might not come. – 300 (2006)

I’m not afraid, doc. – Grand Hotel (1932)

Don’t be afraid, Dave. – Kick Ass (2010)

I’m afraid I can’t tell you that. – Rain Man (1988)

You were afraid?Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)

Just don’t be afraid.Ghost (1990)

Cause they want you to be afraid.Dont Look Up (2021)

I’m afraid I can’t accept this either. – Say Anything (1989)

I’m afraid you’re stuck with us, Captain. – Plane (2023)

Underneath, you’re afraid!The Last Voyage of the Demeter (2023)

I’m afraid of us. – Double Indemnity (1944)

Not really, I’m afraid.Wonka (2023)

Now, don’t you be afraid, sweetheart. – Forrest Gump (1994)

You say who she was most afraid of? – Killers of the Flower Moon (2023)

Weren’t you afraid?Crocodile Dundee (1986)

You wanna be afraid of somebody? – Judge Dredd (1995)

I was never afraid of her rejection. – Red White and Royal Blue (2023)

It’s not that we’re afraid, sir. – Pearl Harbor (2001)

I’m afraid not. – Some Like It Hot (1959)

I said, I’m not afraid anymore! – Home Alone (1990)

Don’t be afraid of the soap. – Pulp Fiction (1994)

Yes, I’m afraid so. – The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943)

I am afraid we can’t wait. – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

I’m afraid you can’t come ashore, though. – King Kong (1976)

Uh, not in a positive way, I’m afraid.Murder Mystery 2 (2023)

I’m afraid you’re mistaken, Mr Tintin. – The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

No, I’m afraid not. – The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

I was afraid something like this could happen. – Wall Street (1987)