Synonyms for

Similarity of adj awful

6 senses of awful

Sense 1:
atrocious, abominable, awful, dreadful, painful, terrible, unspeakable
bad (vs. good)
Sense 2:
awful, dire, direful, dread(prenominal), dreaded, dreadful, fearful, fearsome, frightening, horrendous, horrific, terrible
alarming (vs. unalarming)
Sense 3:
nasty (vs. nice), awful
dirty, filthy, lousygrottyhateful, mean
Also See: unpleasant#1

Sense 4:
awed, awful
reverent (vs. irreverent)
Sense 5:
frightful, terrible, awful, tremendous
extraordinary (vs. ordinary)
Sense 6:
amazing, awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, awing
impressive (vs. unimpressive)
Synonyms of adv awful

1 sense of awful

Sense 1:
terribly, awfully, awful, frightfully © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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