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awful, dreadful, horrible

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3782 awful.NTH
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. Of a person or thing, to be not very good or not very nice, or very unpleasant, shocking, or bad. English = (be) awful, (be) dreadful, (be) horrible.

awful, dreadful, disgusting, shameful

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2329 awful-shameful
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be not very good, or not very nice; to be very unpleasant, shocking or bad. English = (be) awful, (be) dreadful. 2. To be extremely unpleasant such that you cannot look at something and often enough to make you feel physically sick. English = (be) disgusting. 3. (Of people's actions or attitudes) to be so bad that the person ought to feel uncomfortable because they have done or said something wrong or embarrassing for themselves and others. English = (be) shameful. Interactive: 1. Used alone to mean that you are very sorry that something happened, especially unfortunate to someone else. English = 'Shame!'

dislike, hate, detest

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2218 dislike
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As a Noun: 1. The feeling of not liking someone or something. English = dislike. 2. The strong feeling of not liking someone or something at all. English = hate, detest. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To not like someone or something and to think that they are unpleasant. English = dislike. 2. To not like someone or something a lot and to think that they are extremely unpleasant. English = hate, detest.

style, class, sophistication, affluence, prestige, distinguished, prestigious, reputable, affluent, wealthy, highbrow, formal

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1988 distinguished
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As a Noun: 1. The quality of being smart and elegant, or being sophisticated. English = style, class. sophistication. 2. The state of having a lot of money and a high standard of living. English = affluence. 3. The quality you have when people admire you because of your position in society or the high quality of your work. English = prestige. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be very successful, famous, or important; to have a lot of money and a high standard of living. English = (be) distinguished, (be) prestigious, (be) reputable; (be) affluent, (be) wealthy, (be) well off. 2. To show experience in social situations and know about culture, fashion, and other matters that are considered socially important; to be smart, elegant, and fashionable. English = (be) sophisticated, (be) stylish. Informal English = (be) classy. 3. To be intellectual, academic, and difficult to understand. English = highbrow. 4. Of events, to be not casual or to require smart clothes and correct behaviour. English = (be) formal.

exquisite, magnificent, delightful

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4381 exquisite
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be extremely beautiful in appearance, or very pleasant or satisfying. English = (be) exquisite, (be) magnificent, (be) delightful.

fair, acceptable, average

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3558 fair
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As a Noun: 1. Something which is fair or reasonable. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To appear to be reasonable, correct or just considering the circumstances or evidence. English = (be) fair. 2. To be neither very good or very bad and to be suitable or normal for the occasion. English = (be) acceptable, (be) average. 3. To look like or appear to be. English = seem. As Modifier: 1. Used to introduce a judgement which is contrary to a previously expressed one and which you hope helps to balance the general picture. English = 'To be fair.' 2. Used to introduce a sentence to mean you think that what follows is true but you are not completely sure. English = apparently, seemingly.

impossible, impossibility

Auslan SignbankDictionary#586 impossible1a
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As a Noun: 1. The situation in which something cannot be done, cannot happen, or cannot be believed. English = impossibility. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be something that cannot be done, cannot happen, or cannot be believed. English = (be) impossible. Interactive: 1. Used alone in response to your addressee's comments to mean that you do not believe what they say is true, or possible, or that it really surprises you. English = 'Impossible', 'No way!', 'Incredible!', and so on.

mistake, error, mistaken

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1994 mistake.NTH
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As a Noun: 1. An action or an opinion that is wrong. English = mistake, error. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To do or think something that is wrong; to make a mistake or an error. 2. To have done or thought something that is wrong. English = (be) mistaken, (be) in error.

natural, normal, of course, naturally

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1412 natural1a
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be what happens or is the case because it is part of the usual processes of life and has little or nothing to do with changes made by humans. English = (be) natural. 2. To be a part of someone's personality without them acting or changing themselves in any way. English = (be) natural. 3. To be usual and ordinary, and what people expect. English = (be) normal. 4. Interactive: 1. Used alone to show your strong agreement with what someone has said. You think this is something that everyone would know or agree with. English = 'Of course!', 'Naturally'

not responsible, responsible (not responsible), no responsibility, deny responsibility

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4490 not-responsible
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To not have the duty to deal with, make decision about, or accept the blame for something; (be) not responsible for; to have no responsibility. 2. To say that you did not do something after others claim or assume that you did do it. English = deny responsibility. Interactive: 1. Used alone to mean you have no interest or connection with what someone is talking about, especially because they mistakenly think you have done something or are someway involved in it. English = 'It's got nothing to do with me!', 'It's not my responsibility!', 'Damned if I know or care!', and so on. 2. Used alone to mean that you are mildly surprised at what someone has said. English = 'That's news to me!'