Dreadful and Ghoulish


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Dreadful adjective – Causing fear.
Ghoulish and dreadful are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Ghoulish" instead an adjective "Dreadful".
Nearby Words: dread, dreadfully, dreaded, dreading
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Ghoulish adjective – Suggesting the horror of death and decay.
Dreadful and ghoulish are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Dreadful" instead an adjective "Ghoulish".
Nearby Word: ghoul
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imaginable dreadful imaginable ghoulish imaginable
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