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
The way his Bible was removed is horrendous.
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.
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- entsetzlich, horrend, SchrecklichGerman
- kauhea, hirveä, hirmuinen, kauhistuttavaFinnish
- жуткий, ужасный, устрашающийRussian
- Khủng khiếpVietnamese
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