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Dread Definition

(v. t.) To fear in a great degree; to regard, or look forward to, with terrific apprehension.

(v. i.) To be in dread, or great fear.

(n.) Great fear in view of impending evil; fearful apprehension of danger; anticipatory terror.

(n.) Reverential or respectful fear; awe.

(n.) An object of terrified apprehension.

(n.) A person highly revered.

(n.) Fury; dreadfulness.

(n.) Doubt; as, out of dread.

(a.) Exciting great fear or apprehension; causing terror; frightful; dreadful.

(a.) Inspiring with reverential fear; awful' venerable; as, dread sovereign; dread majesty; dread tribunal.