Part of speech:
Inspiring or exciting:
Inspiring inexplicable fear, dread, or uneasiness; strange and frightening.
The erection of hair of the head or body, as from fear, disease, or cold; goose bumps
Causing great horror; terrifying.
Causing fright; terrifying.
Of, resembling, or worthy of hell; fiendish.
Highly offensive to good taste, propriety, etc.; extremely revolting
Very unpleasant; disagreeable.
Very bad, ugly, unpleasant, etc.
Very bad or unpleasant; frightful:
Easily scared; very timid.
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