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British English: /drɛd/
American English: /drɛd/

Translation of dread in Italian:


  • to have a dread of something
    (real fear) avere terrore di qualcosa
    (weaker) avere paura di qualcosa
    to live in dread of something, somebody
    essere terrorizzato da qualcosa, qualcuno
    to live in dread of something happening
    vivere nel terrore che accada qualcosa
    it's his constant dread
    è il suo timore costante
    her dread that her husband might return
    la paura che suo marito possa tornare



transitive verb

  • temere, avere paura (doing something di fare qualcosa)
    (stronger) avere terrore (doing something di fare qualcosa)
    to dread that … she dreads him coming
    ha paura che arrivi
    “what would she say?“ - “I dread to think!“
    “cosa potrebbe dire?“ - “il solo pensiero mi fa paura!“

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