Warning of or having dreadful or terrible consequences; calamitous:
Foreshadowing evil or disaster; ominous.
Extremely unpleasant; distasteful or shocking:
Inclined to feel anxiety or apprehension; timid; nervous.
(Now Rare) Frightened; timid
causing fear or dread or terror
Causing horror; terrifying.
Extreme; intense; severe
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