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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To cause to feel a strong fear or dread.

Usage examples (34)
  • The state of my room will absolutely horrify my mother.
  • "I picked it up with the 'goods' at Aunt Mary's," replied Tavia laughing, for she really only made use of the expressions to "horrify"
  • It's the late term abortions that horrify most people.
  • The facts Jensen and McBay present should horrify you. for more
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