Definition of Dreadful in English :
Define Dreadful in English
Dreadful meaning in English
Meaning of Dreadful in English
Pronunciation of Dreadful in English
Dreadful pronunciation in English
Pronounce Dreadful in Englishsee synonyms of dreadful
causing fear or dread or terror
Example Sentences:'the awful war''an awful risk''dire news''a career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked''the dread presence of the headmaster''polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was''a dreadful storm''a fearful howling''horrendous explosions shook the city''a terrible curse'
exceptionally bad or displeasing
Example Sentences:'atrocious taste''abominable workmanship''an awful voice''dreadful manners''a painful performance''terrible handwriting''an unspeakable odor came sweeping into the room'
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