Mammoth Memory

Dire – Seriously bad; causing great fear and worry.

(Pronounced dy-uh)

"You might die if you eat her (dire) cooking." It was seriously bad and caused fear and worry among the dinner guests.

"You might die if you eat her (dire) cooking." It was seriously bad and caused fear and worry among the dinner guests.

 

Examples of dire in a sentence

The situation was dire.

He had made a dire mistake.

If they weren't careful, the consequences could be dire.

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