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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Strong fear or dread.

Usage examples (41)
  • I don't believe in evil, I believe only in horror.
  • The painting that others found so beautiful was a horror to him
  • S ome are mooting the idea of stripping John C. Yoo of his tenure at Boalt Hall, but I recoil in horror from the notion.
  • … and then all females ran in horror from the sight they have just seen. for more
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