There was infinite pathos in the tones as she repeated the words so fraught with dreadfulness.
There had been barely a glance between us to betoken the dreadfulness of the moment.
And so comparing, she could not but find in the one a nobility, in the other a—a dreadfulness.
His greatness sheltered her from their dreadfulness, their cleverness, their littleness.
I am sure that life is nothing but dreadfulness in every form.
Now the dreadfulness of it is that I have no right to do such a thing.
She was half-swooning under the dreadfulness of the thing that had befallen.
The suddenness, as well as the dreadfulness of the catastrophe, sickened him.
The dreadfulness of them made her forget his momentary chivalry for her.
It was not that she minded the dreadfulness of sights and sounds—she had been too much in hospitals for that.