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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Provoking fear and dread.

Usage examples (23)
  • That was a horrifying experience.
  • Verb (used with object), : The accident horrified us all. ,She was horrified by the price of the house
  • Speaking over at the White House, the president once again strongly condemned what he calls horrifying scenes playing out in Tehran.
  • Additionally, the people die in horrifying and gruesome ways. for more
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