atrocious definition

  • adjective:
    • severely bad or cruel; monstrous: an atrocious crime.
    • remarkably bad; abominable: atrocious decor; atrocious behavior.
    • frightful, bad, cruel or monstrous
    • offensive or heinous
    • very bad; abominable or disgusting
    • severely heinous; saturated in huge wickedness.
    • described as, or revealing, great atrocity.
    • extremely grievous or violent; awful.
    • shockingly brutal or cruel
    • remarkably bad or displeasing
    • provoking horror
    • severely evil or harsh; monstrous: an atrocious criminal activity.
    • extremely bad; abominable: atrocious decor; atrocious behavior.
    • frightful, evil, cruel or monstrous
    • offensive or heinous
    • really bad; abominable or disgusting
    • very heinous; filled with enormous wickedness.
    • described as, or expressing, great atrocity.
    • really grievous or violent; bad.
    • shockingly intense or cruel
    • exceptionally bad or displeasing
    • provoking horror
  • others:
    • Manifesting or described as atrocity; excessively heinous, criminal, or cruel; extremely or insanely sinful.
    • extremely grievous; violent: because, atrocious distempers.
    • really bad; execrable: because, an atrocious pun.
    • Manifesting or described as atrocity; acutely heinous, unlawful, or cruel; enormously or outrageously sinful.
    • Very grievous; violent: because, atrocious distempers.
    • extremely bad; execrable: because, an atrocious pun.

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