"dredful" meaning in Middle English

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Adjective

IPA: /ˈdrɛdful/, /ˈdrɛːdful/
Etymology: From dred +‎ -ful. Etymology templates: {{af|enm|dred|-ful}} dred +‎ -ful Head templates: {{head|enm|adjective||{{{1}}}||{{{2}}}||{{{3}}}|head=}} dredful, {{enm-adj}} dredful
  1. Scared, afraid; fearing something. Categories (topical): Fear
    Sense id: dredful-enm-adj-VbWpuZkA Disambiguation of Fear: 20 20 20 20 20
  2. Timid; tending to be frightened. Categories (topical): Fear
    Sense id: dredful-enm-adj-Di4BvtZ5 Disambiguation of Fear: 20 20 20 20 20
  3. Full of awe; reverential. Categories (topical): Fear
    Sense id: dredful-enm-adj-ldgLRPX4 Disambiguation of Fear: 20 20 20 20 20
  4. Causing terror or ruin; dreadful, perilous. Categories (topical): Fear
    Sense id: dredful-enm-adj-GJ5crzHu Disambiguation of Fear: 20 20 20 20 20
  5. Causing awe; awe-inspiring. Categories (topical): Fear
    Sense id: dredful-enm-adj-D4XHMgyZ Disambiguation of Fear: 20 20 20 20 20

Alternative forms

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    },
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    },
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    },
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