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Translation of "frightful" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

frightful

adjective
 
 
/ˈfraɪt.fəl/ old-fashioned informal
used to emphasize what you are saying, especially how bad something is
(尤用于强调糟糕的程度)可怕的,讨厌的
He made a frightful mess in the kitchen.
他把厨房里弄得乱七八糟。
Of course the cleaning is a frightful bore.
清洁打扫的活儿当然是极其乏味的。
Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
Translations of “frightful”
in Korean 끔찍한…
in Arabic مُرَوّع…
in Portuguese espantoso, assustador…
in Catalan espantós…
in Japanese 恐ろしい…
in Italian tremendo, spaventoso…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤用於強調糟糕的程度)可怕的,討厭的…
in Russian ужасный, страшный…
in Turkish korkunç, ürkütücü, korku salan…
in Polish okropny…
(Definition of frightful from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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