Horrible

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Definition

(a) horrible (man): (a) terrible, unpleasant, dreadful, horrid (man)
adjective
He was a horrible little boy, always pulling the legs off spiders. He really was terrible, nobody liked him.

Pronunciation examples
UK: He was a horrible little boy, always pulling the legs off spiders.
US: That is the most horrible shirt I have ever seen.
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Examples

  • "He plays the doctor in the show, 'Horrible Crimes and Forensic Miracles'."
  • "Brian : Oh dear, how horrible!"
  • "I mean, I love your acting in 'Horrible Crimes and Forensic Miracles'."
  • "'Horrible Crimes and Forensic Miracles'."
  • "- 'Crocodile Dundee' (those horrible films!"
  • "Edward : Oh my god Jean, that's horrible!"
  • "Bruno : Undeniably horrible!"
  • "The experience was utterly humiliating for both of us, and for a long while, it seemed that we would die in that horrible, detestable yet meticulously organized hellhole."
  • "Also, you're a horrible person and I don't want to help you."
  • "The TV network canceled 'Horrible Crimes and Forensic Miracles' due to poor ratings."

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