The new GOP attack on the Medicaid expansion is that it's indistinguishable from the dreaded Obamacare.
Although I was 23 years old and dreaded losing my job for going over budget, I wearily said, “Done.”
The dreaded government shutdown has claimed its tiniest, most beloved victim: the National Zoo's panda cam.
But when she opened the door, a harem of toned and dreaded hip-hop dancers were lounging on couches staring at her.
There's that dreaded word: "containing," scourge of Washington's Iran hawks.
We have dreaded men too much, and God too little, in the course we have taken.
But his hopes were dashed, for suddenly there came the dreaded warning shot.
It is not only to the most dreaded diseases that he has applied the germ theory.
Now they dreaded lest their host should show himself a little mad, after all.
She had dreaded with an almost fantastic alarm this meeting.
late 12c., a shortening of Old English adrædan, contraction of ondrædan "counsel or advise against," also "to dread, fear, be afraid," from on- "against" + rædan "to advise" (see read (v.)). Cognate of Old Saxon andradon, Old High German intraten. Related: Dreaded; dreading. As a noun from 12c.