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Polish translation of “frightful”

frightful

adjective   /ˈfraɪtfəl/ UK old-fashioned
very bad
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The house was in a frightful mess .Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressionsSerious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
(Definition of frightful adjective from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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