Horrible synonyms

hôr'ə-bəl, hŏr'-

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Causing great harm or fear; terrible:
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The definition of dreadful is terrible, shocking or very disturbing.
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(Originally) Exposed or liable to injury, evil, or harm
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The definition of ghastly is something repellent, horrible, frightful, ugly, macabre or sickly.
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Hideous; dreadful:
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The definition of repulsive is disgusting.
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Causing horror, shock, or dismay
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Deserving to be despised; contemptible
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The definition of atrocious is something evil, cruel or absolutely horrible.
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Having an effect like that of a heavy blow or shock; staggering
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The definition of terrible is someone or something extreme, very bad or something that causes fear.
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Used as an intensifier
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(Obsolete) Full of shame; ashamed.
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Deserving to be execrated; abominable; detestable
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1900, Theodore Dreiser, Sister Carrie:
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Of, relating to, or designed for attack:
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(Archaic) Inconsistent with; far removed from; strongly opposed to, as, abhorrent thoughts. [Late 16th century.]
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Worthy of, or causing, abhorrence, as a thing of evil omen; odious in the utmost degree; very hateful; detestable; loathsome; execrable. [first attested around 1150 to 1350]
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Expressing bad consequences: dreadful; dismal; horrible; terrible; lamentable.
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(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
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Deliberately seeking to inflict pain and suffering; enjoying others' suffering; without mercy or pity
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Causing fear or dread
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The definition of gruesome is something unpleasant or causing horror.
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(Dialectal) Able; capable; stout; strong; sound.
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Inspiring anguish, terror, etc.
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Outrageously evil or wicked; abominable
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Very bad or unpleasant; frightful:
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Causing horror or dread
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That cannot be spoken
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Highly disagreeable or most inferior; very bad: a generalized term of disapproval
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A state or condition marked by this feeling:
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Causing great horror or terror.
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Causing, or thought of as causing, the hair to stand on end; terrifying or shocking
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Exceedingly great; usually applied intensively.
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That which revolts or is repelling.
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Giving pleasure; pleasing in manner.
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(Botany) Having a brown colour tinged with red, as of flame seen through smoke.
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Well executed.
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Grim is defined as stern or unmoving.
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The definition of macabre is something gruesome, shocking or horrifying.
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The definition of nasty is something that is very dirty, unpleasant or offensive.
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That cannot be endured or tolerated
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(Intransitive, now rare) To retreat before an opponent. [from 14th c.]
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Marked by or inclined to anger or bad feelings; disagreeable:
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Causing repugnance; gruesome.
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(Especially when capitalized) Holy.
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Find another word for horrible. In this page you can discover 62 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for horrible, like: hideous, dreadful, obnoxious, ghastly, horrendous, repulsive, appalling, despicable, atrocious, nefarious and shocking.