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formīdō inis, f

fearfulness, fear, terror, dread, awe: tanta: formidinem suam alquibus inicere: mortis, H.: formidines opponantur: incommodorum.—Religious dread, reverence, awe: silva priscā formidine sacra, Ta.: saevi Martis, awe, V. —Person.: atra Formidinis ora, V.—That which produces fear, a frightful thing, fright, horror, terror: caligans nigrā formidine lucus, V.: defensoribus formidinem ostentare, i. e. to threaten, S.: quibus formidini essemus, S.—A scarecrow, bugbear: Cervum saeptum formidine pennae, V.: furum aviumque, H.

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