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1. awfulness

noun. ['ˈɔfəlnəs'] a quality of extreme unpleasantness.

Synonyms

  • unpleasantness
  • horridness
  • dreadfulness
  • frightfulness

Antonyms

  • niceness
  • pleasure
  • unpleasant
  • enjoyableness

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • awful (English)
  • -ful (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Awfulness

  • abruptness
  • absoluteness
  • acuteness
  • adonis
  • aggressiveness
  • agribusiness
  • airworthiness
  • alertness
  • aloofness
  • alumnus
  • anise
  • anus
  • appropriateness
  • arbitrariness
  • assertiveness
  • astuteness
  • attentiveness
  • attractiveness
  • awareness
  • awkwardness

Example sentences of the word awfulness


1. Noun, singular or mass
Acknowledge the awfulness and pain of the tragedy.

Quotes containing the word awfulness


1. All I try to do is as earnestly and as acutely as I can, conceive a character and try to portray this character just honestly. If the humor is within the absurdity and the awfulness of situations, then let it be seen that way.
- Patrick Warburton

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