Definition of 'dreaded'
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Example sentences containing 'dreaded'
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Are we facing the dreaded double dip? Times, Sunday Times (2010)But this defeat leaves them just three points clear of the dreaded drop zone. The Sun (2010)And all three clubs have since suffered the dreaded drop. The Sun (2015)It was the dreaded knock on the door in the night. The Sun (2006)It is hard to know where to go after the manager has received the dreaded vote of confidence. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Which is when the dreaded muffin top, back fat and saddle bags come in. The Sun (2014)The dreaded knock on the door came at 6.30pm. The Sun (2008)FOREST pulled away from the dreaded drop zone with a win over fellow strugglers Millwall. The Sun (2012)Make sure they're not too tight and don't give you the dreaded muffin top. The Sun (2008)If it's yellow, then it may have the dreaded disease. Times, Sunday Times (2010)As many as 30 to 40 percent of people in their eighties have this dreaded disease. Christianity Today (2000)The nervous 25-year-old lasted just one night installing a grisly hanging ride - based on the dreaded drop at the gallows. The Sun (2007)
Translations for 'dreaded'
British English: dreaded ADJECTIVE
Dreaded means terrible and greatly feared.
No one knew how to treat this dreaded disease.
Definition of dreaded from the Collins English Dictionary
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