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Definitions of dread:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To be in great fear.

part of speech: adjective

Awful; solemn.

part of speech: adjective

Exciting great fear or awe.

part of speech: noun

Fear mingled with respect and affection.

part of speech: noun

Great fear; apprehension of evil or danger; fear united with awe; the person or thing feared.

part of speech: verb transitive

To fear greatly; to look forward to with fear.

part of speech: adjective

Exciting fear; venerable in a very high degree; awful; terrible.

part of speech: verb transitive

( Pr. Bk.) To fear with reverence: to regard with terror.

part of speech: verb

To fear greatly; to be in great fear.

part of speech: noun

Fear: awe: the objects that excite fear.

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