Dreadful and Horrendous

Dreadful

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Dreadful adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: a dreadful hurricane

Horrendous is a synonym for dreadful in good topic. In some cases you can use "Horrendous" instead an adjective "Dreadful", when it comes to topics like serious, terrible, horrible, ghastly. popular alternative
Nearby Words: dread, dreadfully, dreaded, dreading
Synonyms for Dreadful

Horrendous

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Horrendous adjective – Causing fear.
Usage example: a horrendous explosion shook the building

Dreadful is a synonym for horrendous in terrible topic. You can use "Dreadful" instead the word "Horrendous" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as good, horrific. popular alternative
Synonyms for Horrendous

Things that words describes

fate dreadful fate horrendous fate
situation dreadful situation horrendous situation
example dreadful example horrendous example
battle dreadful battle horrendous battle
Other nouns: crime, results, poverty, conditions, actor, movie, ways, consequences, puns, monsters.
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