fear-inspiring

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Free from the happiness of slaves, redeemed from Deities and adorations, fearless and fear-inspiring, grand and lonesome: so is the will of the conscientious.
The dash was more fear-inspiring than any threat could have been.
For some, that fear-inspiring moment was never forgotten and it translated into a powerful aversion to visiting the dentist.
Voicing similar fear-inspiring arguments, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his war hawks keep chanting that Iran now poses an "existential threat to Israel".
This is a diagnosis which is often fear-inspiring and psychologically damaging to the patient.
The once fear-inspiring weapons can only elicit pity now--entirely covered by rust and missing many parts, while some sport gaping holes from where pieces have been cut for scrap.
Of course, they have no way of knowing the truth or falsity of this, but it sure makes for some fear-inspiring copy.
Pobol y Cwm was fear-inspiring but the cast , especially Donna, were so supportive.
We are all dedicated to keeping a constant watch to make sure that she is treated fairly and with respect, so that her innocence will not be clouded by the fear-inspiring and unfounded labels of 'terrorist.
The problem is that the officers" [experience] comes from working at the fear-inspiring agencies once run by Saddam Hussein's ruling party.
The problem: the officers' training comes from working at the fear-inspiring agencies once run by Saddam's Baath Party.
As the heavy doors of the prison swing open I expect to be led into a fear-inspiring Victorian style lock-up with high walls, forbidding buildings and Dickensian guards.