Dire

• (superl.) Ill-boding; portentous; as, dire omens. • (superl.) Evil in great degree; dreadful; dismal; horrible; terrible; lamentable.
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dire

[Adjective] Very bad.
Example: They had no hope of being rescued; the situation was dire.
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Dire

Dire (dīr) adjective [ Compar. Direr ; superl. Direst .] [ Latin dirus ; of uncertain origin.] 1. Ill-boding; portentous; as, dire omens. 2. Evil in great degree; dreadful; dismal; horrible; terrible;...
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dire

dire 1. Warning of or having dreadful or terrible consequences; calamitous: 'He presented a dire economic forecast.' 2. Characterized by severe, serious, or desperate circumstances: 'They were in dire need because of the hurricane which also, naturally, resulted in dire poverty.' 3. Fraught with extreme danger; nearly hopeless. 4. Warning of a f...
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dire

fraught with extreme danger; nearly hopeless
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dire

fraught with extreme danger; nearly hopeless
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dire

very bad
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