dreadfully Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “dreadfully” in the English Dictionary

"dreadfully" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈdred.fəl.i/ mainly UK

dreadfully adverb (BADLY)

extremelybadly: She ​behaved dreadfully.

dreadfully adverb (VERY)

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