Part of speech:
Being in or attaining the greatest or highest degree; very intense:
Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
Having a soft, pleasant taste or flavor; not strong, sour, bitter, biting, or sharp
Beyond hope; causing despair; extremely perilous; irretrievable.
The definition of dire is something so bad or scary that it causes distress or terror.
Too hasty or incautious in acting or speaking; reckless
Free from worry, anxiety, trouble, or pain:
Unpleasant, uncomfortable, or hostile to survival:
Being able or likely to do harm.
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