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dread

Slang a Rastafarian
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Long after the voice had died away they still stared in silence, dreadfully, before them.
He bores me dreadfully, almost as much as he bores her.
The Count of Monte Cristo turned dreadfully pale; his eye seemed to burn with a devouring fire.
Gania looked dreadfully put out, and tried to say something in reply, but Nastasia interrupted him:
It seemed to her that things must be so, and yet it was dreadfully sad.
Even the kitten gave a dreadfully shrill scream and at the same time Jim the cab-horse neighed loudly.
But they get dreadfully scattered and mixed up, at times, and then you can't do anything with them.
And why did you write me such a dreadfully stiff letter?
I hated dreadfully to go to Princess Ozma looking like this; and she's to have a birthday celebration, too.
I am determined to do my duty toward my son--he looks so dreadfully pale and ill this morning
He fell with force upon the ground and limped away, howling dreadfully.
In due time he was dragged across, half strangled, and dreadfully beslubbered by the feculent waters.