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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Causing fear or terror; Exceptionally bad or displeasing; Very unpleasant.

Usage examples (22)
  • Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
  • He wrote that Catholic music is in dreadful shape.
  • There one saw graves, graves in dreadful desolation.
  • She was in dreadful confusion during the first part of her ride. for more
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