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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. dreadful: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. dreadful: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. dreadful: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. dreadful: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. dreadful: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. dreadful: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Dreadful, dreadful: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. dreadful: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. dreadful: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. dreadful: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. dreadful: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. dreadful: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Dreadful, dreadful: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. dreadful: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. dreadful: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Dreadful: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. dreadful: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. dreadful: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. dreadful: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. dreadful: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. DREADFUL: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  22. dreadful: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. dreadful: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. dreadful: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. dreadful: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. dreadful: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. dreadful: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. dreadful: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. dreadful: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. dreadful: online medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (dreadful)

adjective:  very unpleasant
adjective:  exceptionally bad or displeasing ("Dreadful manners")
adjective:  causing fear or dread or terror ("A dreadful storm")

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Phrases that include dreadful:   penny dreadful, dreadful shadows, dreadful tales, penny dreadful xiii more...

Words similar to dreadful:   dire, abominable, atrocious, awful, direful, dread, dreaded, dreadfully, dreadfulness, fearful, fearsome, frightening, horrendous, horrific, painful, terrible, unspeakable, more...

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