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dreading

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  • verbanticipate with horror
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Synonyms for dreading

verb anticipate with horror
  • apprehend
  • cringe
  • fear
  • quake
  • shudder
  • tremble
  • be afraid
  • have cold feet
  • misdoubt
  • shrink from

Antonyms for dreading

  • steady
  • encourage
  • want
  • welcome
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More words related to dreading

anxious

adjective. worried, tense
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.