Definitions of horrible

  1. Terrible; dreadful; shocking; hideous. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. Causing or tending to cause horror: dreadful: awful: terrific. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. Exciting abhorrence; terrible. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. Exciting or tending to excite horror; dreadful. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. Exciting horror; shocking; hideous; terrible. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for horrible

  1. Horrible idea, isn't it? – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  2. But the idea of seal- shooting was much more horrible – An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope