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dreads

noun
plural of dread

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(Entry 1 of 2)

something or someone that causes fear or dread especially without reason
  • speaking in public is a perennial dread for many people

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dreads

verb
present tense third-person singular of dread

Synonyms of dreads (Entry 2 of 2)

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“Dreads.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dreads. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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