English to Afrikaans Meaning :: dread

Dread :
vrees
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Noun(1) fearful expectation or anticipation
Verb(1) be afraid or scared of; be frightened of
Adjective(1) causing fear or dread or terror

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(1) I made a cup of coffee instead and quietly surfed through my daily blogs until that feeling of dread and apprehension began to fade.(2) We still suggest woolen hoods for the Fourth of July picnics, but you can open a window now without fear of dread contagion.(3) My stomach was a tight knot of dread , fear and something very close to the child-like terror I used to feel for the dark.(4) Medicine had conquered the dread infectious diseases that once cut swathes through entire populations.(5) Don't even think for a minute that the Rastafarians are only in the business of making mats and broomsÔǪ you ever see a fat dread yet?(6) I would dread to think that a scene such as the one I witnessed at the age of twelve could happen in a playground now.(7) Religion then consists in obeisance to these larger forces, to overcome our fear and dread of the future.(8) Terror is an aggravated form of fear: intense fear, fright or dread .(9) I thought it was her nature, but when she got over the dread disease she had brought into the homeÔǪ her true nature came out.(10) Somehow I think that if there was a war on, this dread disease could be cured with remarkable ease.(11) However, when he arrived he had the dread symptoms of the disease.(12) However each disorder is bonded to the other disorders by the common theme of excessive, irrational fear and dread .(13) If you're ready to live like a hermit for a while, you'll probably not be unlucky enough to catch the dread disease before it becomes widely known.(14) We dread to think what the punishment for ÔÇÿbreakingÔÇÖ this law will be.(15) While the world has been saved from epidemics of dread diseases, some of today's children are being sacrificed.(16) Minorities, be they linguistic or religious, dread the assimilation as much as they fear exclusion.
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Noun
1. fear ::
vrees
2. apprehension ::
vrees
3. trepidation ::
bewing
4. anxiety ::
angs
5. worry ::
bekommer
6. concern ::
kommer
7. foreboding ::
onheilspellend
8. disquiet ::
onrus
9. unease ::
ongemak
10. angst ::
Vrees
11. fright ::
geskrik
12. panic ::
paniek
13. alarm ::
alarm
14. terror ::
terreur
15. horror ::
gruwel
16. the jitters ::
die jitters
17. the creeps ::
die ritteltits
18. the shivers ::
die rillings
19. the heebie-jeebies ::
die horries
Verb
20. fear ::
vrees
21. be afraid of ::
wees bang vir
22. worry about ::
bekommer oor
23. be anxious about ::
wees bekommerd oor
24. have forebodings about ::
het forebodings oor
25. be terrified by ::
word opsig laat afskrik deur
27. shrink from ::
krimp uit
28. recoil from ::
recoil van
30. flinch from ::
wankel uit
31. get cold feet about ::
kry koue voete oor
Adjective
32. awful ::
vreeslike
33. frightful ::
vreeslike
34. terrible ::
verskriklike
35. horrible ::
aaklig
36. dreadful ::
vreeslike
37. feared ::
gevrees
38. frightening ::
skrikwekkende
39. alarming ::
onrusbarende
40. terrifying ::
skrikwekkende
41. dire ::
nypende
Different Forms
dread, dreaded, dreadful, dreading, dreads
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