Awful means extremely unpleasant, or of poor quality; also amazing, full of awe, awe-inspiring, awesome Awful may also mean: ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Awful
- causing fear or dread or terrorFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=awful
• (a.) Struck or filled with awe; terror-stricken. • (a.) Frightful; exceedingly bad; great; -- applied intensively; as, an awful bonnet; an awful boaster. • (a.) Inspiring awe; filling with profound reverence, or with fear and admiration; fitted to inspire reverential fear; profoundly impressive. • (a.) Oppressing with fear or ...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/awful/
dire 1 direful 1 dread(a) adjective
causing fear or dread or terror; `the awful war`; `an awful risk`; `dire news`; `a career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked`; `the dread presence of the headmaster`; `polio is no longer ...Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=awful
Aw'ful adjective 1.
Oppressing with fear or horror; appalling; terrible; as, an awful
scene. 'The hour of Nature's awful
throes.' Hemans. 2.
Inspiring awe; filling with profound reverence, or with fear and admiration; fitted to inspire reverential fear; profoundly...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/154
awful (AW fuhl) 1. Dreadful, bad, terrible, horrible, ugly: 'What awful weather! He was guilty of the awful crime of murder.' 2. Awe-inspiring, awesome, wondrous; terrifying, dreadful, majestic, disquieting: 'The astronauts know the awful expanse of the solar system.'Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/3523/
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