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dread

noun /dred/
great fear She lives in dread of her child being drowned in the canal His voice was husky with dread. dreadful adjective terrible a dreadful accident. very bad or annoying What dreadful children! dreadfulness noun the dreadfulness of terrorism. dreadfully adverb extremely
terriblemente
dreadfully ill dreadfully clever.
Translations of “dread”
in Korean 몹시 무서움…
in Arabic رَهبة, فَزع…
in French terreur…
in Italian terrore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 恐懼,害怕, 憂慮…
in Russian страх, ужас…
in Turkish dehşet, korku…
in Polish strach…
in Portuguese medo, pavor…
in German die Furcht…
in Catalan pànic…
in Japanese 恐怖, 不安…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恐惧,害怕, 忧虑…
(Definition of dread from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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