frightful

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfraɪtfʊl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈfraɪtfəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(frītfəl)


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Sense: Causing fright
Synonyms:
fearful , awful , dreadful , frightening , alarming, scary , terrible , unnerving, hair-raising, fearsome, disturbing , disquieting
Antonyms:
comforting, reassuring, encouraging , emboldening, soothing , calming
Sense: Very bad or unpleasant
Synonyms:
terrible , horrendous, atrocious, appalling
Antonyms:
pleasant , beautiful , delightful , wonderful

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