Part of speech:
Causing horror, shock, or dismay
Being well beyond the bounds of good taste:
The definition of scandalous is a morally shocking or indecent person, thing or action, or something that hurts a person's reputation.
Engaged in revolt; rebellious
The definition of dreadful is terrible, shocking or very disturbing.
Used as an intensifier
The definition of ghastly is something repellent, horrible, frightful, ugly, macabre or sickly.
In or into a satisfactory state or condition:
Causing repugnance or aversion; disgusting.
The definition of surprising is amazing or causing shock.
Appalling or dismaying
Causing a feeling of horror; terrible; dreadful; frightful
The definition of delightful is someone or something that is charming or that causes happiness and joy.
Outrageously evil or wicked; abominable
Horrible; hideous; shocking
The definition of usual is something common or regularly used.
Of, relating to, or designed for attack:
Occurring without warning; unforeseen.
To fight is defined as to participate in a physical or verbal disagreement, or to face something and struggle through it.
To move or go with such a noise
Dire is defined as something that is urgent.
(Informal) Exceptionally good, fine, etc.
Stunning means causing awe or confusion.
That cannot be spoken
outrageous; very surprising
(Archaic) Very wicked; outrageous
The definition of preposterous is something that is absurd or ridiculous.
So harmful to the interests of one of the parties to an agreement or contract as to make that paper unenforceable and, therefore, null and void.
To shock or outrage the moral feelings of; offend by some improper or unconventional conduct; shock
Morally offensive; detestable:
The definition of astound is to shock, surprise or amaze.
To create resentment, anger, or displeasure; give offense
Outrage is defined as to deeply insult someone, or to commit a violent act against someone.
Insult is defined as to speak with rudeness or to say something to offend.
To shorten (a metal tire) in the process of resetting it
To drive or force by arousing fear:
To excite by sudden alarm, surprise, or apprehension; to frighten suddenly and not seriously; to alarm; to surprise.
To move or dislodge with a sudden, hard blow; strike heavily or jarringly:
To shake or vibrate from an impact or impacts:
(Usage Problem) To have an effect or impact on:
To equip for the use of electricity; provide with electric power
To upset or distress:
To stupefy, stun, or bewilder, as by a shock or blow
To recover control of:
(Slang) To get by begging or sponging; cadge
To blow is to expel air in a more forceful manner or air movement.
To stir up or shake up
To wound is defined as to injure or harm someone either physically or emotionally.
(Med.) To injure or wound (tissues)
To have the will or desire; wish:
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Toward or on the right.
(Archaic) Feeling or showing hate; malicious; malevolent
Causing repugnance; gruesome.
Not governed by or based on reason:
Giving offense; indecent.
To cover or furnish with a floor
The definition of disquiet is to make nervous or anxious.
The definition of anger is to make someone mad or aggravated.
To impair the progress or functioning of; make inoperative or powerless:
To drive or force by arousing fear:
Causing a feeling of horror; terrible; revolting
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