|Grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror.|
Subjected to outrageous cruelty.
A hideous pattern of injustice.
Horrific conditions in the mining industry.
|Causing fear or dread or terror.|
The awful war.
An awful risk.
A career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked.
The dread presence of the headmaster.
Polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was.
A dreadful storm.
A fearful howling.
Horrendous explosions shook the city.
A terrible curse.