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frightful

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  • adjoffensive
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Synonyms for frightful

adj offensive
  • awful
  • calamitous
  • dreadful
  • ghastly
  • hideous
  • horrible
  • lewd
  • shocking
  • terrible
  • terrific
  • unpleasant
  • annoying
  • bad
  • disagreeable
  • extreme
  • great
  • insufferable
  • vile
  • wicked
  • wrong

Antonyms for frightful

  • beautiful
  • comforting
  • delightful
  • good
  • pleasant
  • pleasing
  • wonderful
  • gentle
  • inoffensive
  • nice
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More words related to frightful

alarming

adjective. causing fear
  • dangerous
  • disquieting
  • distressing
  • disturbing
  • frightening
  • frightful
  • startling

disgusting

adjective. sickening; repulsive
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