Information about the word dire (English → Esperanto: terura)

Part of speechadjective

Usage samples

He warned his party of the dire consequences of a failure to act, and they ignored him.
I do not blame May for the present dire state of our poor country.

Translations

Afrikaansvreeslik
Danishforfærdelig; rædsom; skrækkelig
Dutchijselijk; verschrikkelijk
Esperantoterura
Faeroeseræðuligur
Frenchaffreux; terrible
Germanschrecklich
Italianterribile
Norwegianforferdelig; skrekkelig
Papiamentoabominabel; feros; feroso; horibel; teribel
Portuguesehorrível; terrível
Saterland Frisianäiländich; aiske; furchtboar; grääselk; grääsich; hachelk; schräkkelk; skräkkelk