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Synonyms for horrendous
həˈrɛn dəshor·ren·dous

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  1. horrendousadjective

    terrible, horrific, awful

  2. horrendousadjective

    Extremely bad; awful; terrible.

    terrible, awful, horrific

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  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"


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  1. Todd Courser:

    It's been a horrendous experience for my family, my children, my wife, it's all on me. It's my responsibility.

  2. Paul Caneiro attorneys:

    Paul's family means more to him than anything else in the world, there is absolutely no reason in the world for Keith Caneiros to have committed the crimes Keith Caneiros is alleged to have committed. Keith Caneiros would never hurt any member of Keith Caneiros family. The process today can begin for a search for the truth and who committed these horrendous acts.

  3. Chief Vince Niski:

    At the core of this horrendous act is domestic violence, the suspect, who was in a relationship with one of the victims, displayed power and control issues in this relationship.

  4. Rand Paul:

    It's just horrendous that we have to deal with things like this.

  5. Redmond Burke:

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

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