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godawful Syllabification: god·aw·ful
Pronunciation: /ˌɡädˈôfəl/
(also God-awful)

Definition of godawful in English:


Extremely unpleasant: it had been the most godawful forty-eight hours
More example sentences
  • It is by no means a masterpiece, but it is not the godawful atrocity that many backward-thinking critics have made it out to be.
  • When the call I have been dreading finally comes, it's like a ghastly incarnation of your worst nightmare: the waking equivalent of that godawful dream where you find yourself wandering, completely starkers, through a crowded airport.
  • I seem to live permanently in some kind of godawful soap opera.
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