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adjective     dreaded pronunciation in American English

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  1. often humorous frightening or worrying

    He would have to deal with questions from his dreaded father-in-law.

    1. a.
      humorous used about someone or something that annoys you or makes you embarrassed

      the dreaded family photos

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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