awful, dire, direful, dread(a), dreaded, dreadful, fearful, fearsome, frightening, horrendous, horrific, terrible(adj)
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"
Extremely bad; awful; terrible.
Origin: From Latin horrendus, future participle of horrere.
Origin: [L. horrendus.]
The numerical value of horrendous in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of horrendous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of horrendous in a Sentence
As horrendous as everybody thinks I am -- that's fine.
It's massive trauma to a baby -- it's just horrendous.
It's just horrendous that we have to deal with things like this.
However, the brutal murder of this woman is an unspeakably horrendous act.
We could not touch it. The (written) material that came in was horrendous.
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- entsetzlich, horrend, SchrecklichGerman
- kauhea, hirveä, hirmuinen, kauhistuttavaFinnish
- жуткий, ужасный, устрашающийRussian
- Khủng khiếpVietnamese
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