Synonyms of 'afraid'

aghast, anxious, apologetic, apprehensive, averse, backward, cautious, chary, chicken, coward, cowardly, craven, edgy, faint, fainthearted, fearful, feeble, frail, frightened, fritter, funky, hesitant, indisposed, infirm, invertebrate, jittery, jumpy, lily-livered, loath, milk-livered, mousy, nervous, panic-stricken, pliable, pusillanimous, regretful, reluctant, rueful, scary, shy, sissified, sissy, skittish, soft, sorry, spineless, timid, timorous, unhappy, unmanly, unmanned, unwilling, wary, weak, weak-kneed, weak-minded, weak-willed, white-livered, yellow