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Synonyms for horrendous
həˈrɛn dəshor·ren·dous

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Wiktionary

  1. horrendousadjective

    Synonyms:
    terrible, horrific, awful

  2. horrendousadjective

    Extremely bad; awful; terrible.

    Synonyms:
    terrible, awful, horrific

Princeton's WordNet

  1. awful, dire, direful, dread(a), dreaded, dreadful, fearful, fearsome, frightening, horrendous, horrific, terribleadjective

    causing fear or dread or terror

    "the awful war"; "an awful risk"; "dire news"; "a career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked"; "the dread presence of the headmaster"; "polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was"; "a dreadful storm"; "a fearful howling"; "horrendous explosions shook the city"; "a terrible curse"

    Antonyms:
    unalarming

Editors Contribution

  1. hellified

    the accident was hellified. the outfit that girl was wearing was hellified. in urban lifestyle, it could mean it was good or bad, ( out of this world, sharp or offer). extreme.

    Submitted by EJPraise on January 29, 2022  

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#29891appalling
#30875monstrous
#30977hideous
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#38864horrendous
#39885horrifying
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#47706despicable
#50274atrocious
#51404abominable
#57592odious
#74271abhorrent

How to use horrendous in a sentence?

  1. David Whiston:

    For the most part, the market’s view is that things will be horrendous in Venezuela for quite a while.

  2. Redmond Burke:

    It's massive trauma to a baby -- it's just horrendous.

  3. Donald Trump:

    We must continue once again to shine a light on the horrendous atrocities taking place around the corner and around the globe, we must continue to fight injustice in all its forms, in whatever scale or shape it takes in our lives. Together, we must declare that the era of allowing brutality against women and children is over.

  4. Michelle Manning:

    All of a sudden, Eric Schneiderman just slapped me, open-handed and with great force, across the face, landing the blow directly onto my ear, it was horrendous. It just came out of nowhere. My ear was ringing. I lost my balance and fell backward onto the bed. I sprang up, but at this point there was very little room between the bed and him.

  5. Jim Mahoney:

    I was on the tee at Winged Foot, me and a friend of mine, phil got out his driver and was bouncing the ball off the face. Phil looked over to the 17th green and there's a scoreboard. It showed that (Colin) Montgomerie had just double bogeyed the 18th. His whole demeanor changed. But he hits this horrendous slice.


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