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dreadfully

adverb uk   us   /ˈdred.fəl.i/ mainly UK

dreadfully adverb (BADLY)

extremely badly: She behaved dreadfully.

dreadfully adverb (VERY)

mainly UK extremely: He was dreadfully upset. I'm dreadfully sorry - I really am.
Translations of “dreadfully”
in Korean 끔찍하게, 몹시…
in Arabic بِشَكْل مُرَوِّع, شَديد…
in Portuguese terrivelmente, muito…
in Catalan espantosament, molt…
in Japanese ひどく, 大変, 非常に…
in Italian terribilmente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 糟糕地, 非常糟糕…
in Russian ужасно…
in Turkish korkunç şekilde, çok, çok berbat şekilde…
in Chinese (Simplified) 糟糕地, 非常糟糕…
in Polish okropnie…
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