Causing or able to cause fear
The picture given of Jerusalemite morals is an appalling one.
coast of Baluchistan, through the appalling sand-wastes of the Mekran.'
on the 28th of December 1908, an earthquake of appalling severity shook the whole of southern Calabria and the eastern part of Sicily, completely destroying the cities ~
therefore, in the last resort, be considered respon sible for this appalling calamity.
But for the appalling economic conditions produced by the fall in the value of assignats, Babeuf might have shared the fate of other agitators who were whipped into obscurity.