Spanish translation of 'dread'
⇒ to fill sb with dread
infundir terror a algn
⇒ he lives in dread of being caught
vive aterrorizado por la idea de que lo cojan or (LAm) agarren
tener pavor a
⇒ I dread going to the dentist
me da pavor ir al dentista
⇒ I dread what may happen when he comes
me horroriza lo que pueda pasar cuando venga
⇒ I dread to think of it(informal)
¡solo pensarlo me da horror!
Example Sentences Including 'dread'
I was in an agony of anticipation --- and also of deep, deep dread.RESCUING ROSE (2002)
The empty street behind her heightened the sense of dread that was filling her inside.In Real Life
What should have merely caused me to smile in recognition made me frown in dread.LOSING IT (2002)
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Translation of dread from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary