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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “dread”

dread

verb [T]     /dred/
to feel extremely worried or frightened about something that is going to happen or that might happen
对…感到恐惧;害怕;担心
He's dreading his driving test - he's sure he's going to fail .
他在为驾照考试而担心——他觉得自己肯定过不了。
[+ -ing verb] I'm dreading hav ing to meet his parents .
因为不得不见他的父母,我很害怕。
AfraidCausing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
dread to think used to say that you do not want to think about something because it is too worrying
不愿想;不敢想
I dread to think what would happen if he was left to cope on his own.
我不敢想象,如果让他自己去应付会怎么样。
Anxious and worried
(Definition of dread verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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