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dread

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  • adjhorrible, terrifying
  • nounfear
  • verbanticipate with horror
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Synonyms for dread

adj horrible, terrifying
  • alarming
  • frightening
  • awe-inspiring
  • awful
  • creepy
  • dire
  • frightful
  • shuddersome
  • terrible

Antonyms for dread

  • pleasant
  • pleasing
  • welcomed
  • wonderful
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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noun. dislike; opposition

awe

noun. amazement
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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