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Synonyms for horrid
ˈhɔr ɪd, ˈhɒr-hor·rid

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Wiktionary5.0 / 1 vote

  1. horridadjective

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

  2. horridadjective

    bristling, rough, rugged

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

  3. horridadjective

    causing horror or dread

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

  4. horridadjective

    offensive, disagreeable, abominable, execrable

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

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. horridadjective

    exceedingly bad

    "when she was bad she was horrid"

    outrageous, hideous, horrific

    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"

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

    inoffensive, good

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 1 vote

  1. horridadjective

    offensive, detestable, horrible

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "horrid":

    horrible, awful, terrible, horrific, naughty, hideous

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  1. Lord Byron:

    How sweet and soothing is this hour of calm I thank thee, night for thou has chased away these horrid bodements which, amidst the throng, I could not dissipate and with the blessing of thy benign and quiet influence now will I to my couch, although to rest is almost wronging such a night as this.

  2. 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.

  3. Randy Levine:

    I don’t even want to think about that. That’s a mind-boggling, horrid thought. Shame on all of us if it gets to that.

  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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