English dictionary definition of:



  • causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm
  • very bad in degree or extent
  • unsparing and uncompromising in discipline or judgment
  • intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality
  • severely simple
  • very strong or vigorous


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Spellzone course content

View spelling list e-e words and learn about the word severe in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for severe

Scrabble score = 9

generated at 12:29:26 on 18-01-20

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