DRED

Part of speech: verb

To anticipate fearfully.

Part of speech: adjective

Causing great fear; terrible.

Part of speech: adjective

Exciting awe or reverence.

Part of speech: noun

Shrinking horror; terrifying anticipation.

Part of speech: noun

Fear with respect; awe.

Part of speech: noun

That which causes awe or fear.

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Usage examples "dred":

  1. Probably no decision since the Dred Scott case, with the single exception of the Legal Tender cases, has put the Supreme Court in so unfortunate a light. - "The United States Since The Civil War", Charles Ramsdell Lingley.
  2. Mr. Chesnut read as follows, from the case of Dred Scott vs. - "The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2)", Jefferson Davis.
  3. The Dred Scott decision fastened Slavery forever upon the United States. - "The Debs Decision", Scott Nearing.