severe

All Adjective
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  • The state may be subject to severe weather from spring through summer into fall.
  • These can be severe, especially in the southern part of the state.
  • Soviet units faced less severe problems due to their experience with cold weather.
  • This was said to have caused severe health problems among area residents.
  • Due to the severe weather, a limited service was operated in the next few days.
  • He had a more severe one a few days later.
  • In those with severe disease, death occurs in about half of people without treatment.
  • This problem was even more severe during most of the 20th century.
  • By the time of his marriage, the condition was very severe.
  • Both ships were soon fighting enemies much more powerful than they and began to take severe damage.
  • Finally she took me in hand for a severe cross-examination. Cited from The Rise of David Levinsky, by Abraham Cahan
  • He knew that he must practice the severest economy with his water supply. Cited from The Texan Star, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Early in her life, she suffered a severe head wound when hit by a heavy metal weight.
  • So far, it has been established that the short-term effects of the disease in an area can be severe.
  • This point of view has been subject to severe criticism in the research of the 20th century.
  • The French van also took a beating, although it was less severe.
  • However, severe malaria can progress extremely rapidly and cause death within hours or days.
  • Outside the capital, the central, southern and eastern regions experienced a severe decline in population.
  • For some people, pain can be significant to severe and interfere with daily life activities.
  • Work on the building continued throughout the year, even in the severest months of the winter.
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