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Synonyms for horrid
ˈhɔr ɪd, ˈhɒr-hor·rid

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  1. horridadjective

    Synonyms:
    dreadful, abominable, shocking, awful, dire, alarming, frightful, harrowing, appalling, hideous, horrible, terrific, revolting

  2. horridadjective

    bristling, rough, rugged

    Synonyms:
    shocking, harrowing, abominable, horrible, frightful, dire, awful, hideous, revolting, alarming, terrific, dreadful, appalling

  3. horridadjective

    causing horror or dread

    Synonyms:
    dreadful, abominable, terrific, harrowing, horrible, appalling, frightful, shocking, awful, revolting, alarming, hideous, dire

  4. horridadjective

    offensive, disagreeable, abominable, execrable

    Synonyms:
    terrific, awful, alarming, shocking, harrowing, revolting, appalling, dreadful, horrible, hideous, abominable, frightful, dire

Princeton's WordNet

  1. horridadjective

    exceedingly bad

    "when she was bad she was horrid"

    Synonyms:
    outrageous, hideous, horrific

    Antonyms:
    inoffensive, good

  2. hideous, horrid, horrific, outrageousadjective

    grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror

    "subjected to outrageous cruelty"; "a hideous pattern of injustice"; "horrific conditions in the mining industry"

    Synonyms:
    dread(a), fearsome, hideous, extortionate, direful, terrible, horrific, dreaded, dire, unconscionable, fearful, frightening, horrendous, awful, usurious, exorbitant, dreadful, outrageous, repulsive, steep

    Antonyms:
    inoffensive, good

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. horridadjective

    Synonyms:
    offensive, detestable, horrible

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "horrid":

    horrible, awful, terrible, horrific, naughty, hideous

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#12244terrific
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#18616unpleasant
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#23144alarming
#23190dreadful
#26052horrific
#27446dreaded
#28776clumsy
#29891appalling
#30944deformed
#30977hideous
#36903grotesque
#37348horrid
#38864horrendous
#43152repulsive
#44050harrowing
#45066unattractive
#47042ghastly
#51404abominable
#51495fearsome
#54515frightful
#55433exorbitant
#57592odious
#58157grisly
#58305revolting
#62476unconscionable
#98549uncouth
#121797ungainly
#144385extortionate
#195123usurious
#212513unlovely

How to use horrid in a sentence?

  1. Jonathan Blake:

    Your head is messed up, you have this killer virus coursing through your veins, you feel like a pariah... HIV was considered a gay plague that we (gay men) had brought upon ourselves - it was horrid.

  2. Jonathan Blake:

    There was this absolute fear about what was befalling seemingly healthy gay men, who would suddenly take ill for no apparent reason and die in appalling circumstances, your head is messed up, you have this killer virus coursing through your veins, you feel like a pariah... HIV was considered a gay plague that we (gay men) had brought upon ourselves - it was horrid.

  3. Henry James:

    Money's a horrid thing to follow, but a charming thing to meet.

  4. Said Peek:

    What pandemics, natural disasters, economic disasters do is uncover the everyday lived experience of these structural inequities that communities live with all the time, then they get so horrid that they come to light and people are just clutching their pearls like,' Oh my goodness !'.

  5. President Trump:

    We're the federal government. We're not supposed to stand on street corners doing testing, you should say,' Congratulations, great job,' instead of being so horrid in the way you ask a question.

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