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English definition of “awful”


adjective    /ˈɔ·fəl/
very bad , unpleasant , or of low quality : The weather was awful the whole timecold and wet . Fox TV has canceled the truly awful sitcom " Monty " after a short tryout. Awful also means very great or large : We're spending an awful amount of money !
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