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- adv. In a scared manner, with fear.
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A half-woken stoat peeped scaredly from its lair in a drystone wall and a skinny old doe stood alert and watchful on a limestone outcrop.
From where he sat with crossed knees and his nicely polished shoes far out so that passers-by were forced to a small detour, Albert looked suddenly across at his mother-in-law, rather scaredly white.
He then turned round and looked scaredly at Crean and myself.
Stephen, who is quite close to it, looks at it rather scaredly, and moves away quickly to the cannon.
The housemaid hurried scaredly in to the bar behind and whispered to the boss.
James looked scaredly back at her, wriggling his hands around in his lap.
THE WOMAN [pulling herself together after looking scaredly at