horrible definition

  • adjective:
    • Arousing or looking after arouse horror; dreadful: "War is beyond all terms horrible” ( Winston S. Churchill).
    • extremely unpleasant; disagreeable.
    • Causing horror; terrible; shocking.
    • Tremendously incorrect or errant.
    • Exciting, or looking after excite, horror or worry; terrible; awful; surprising; hideous
    • provoking horror
  • noun:
    • something triggers scary; a terrifying thing, specifically a prospective bad effect asserted as expected to derive from an act.
    • people using a comic or grotesque outfit in a parade of horribles.
  • others:
    • Exciting or tending to excite horror; terrible; bad: as, an awful sight; terrible cruelty; a horrible tale.
    • Hideous; surprising; incredibly repulsive: since, awful deformity; a horrible odor.
    • Synonyms Execrable, Abominable, an such like. (see nefarious); frightful, afraid, horrid, awful, revolting.

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