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Definitions for horrendous
həˈrɛn dəshor·ren·dous

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word horrendous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. horrendous(Adjective)

    Extremely bad; awful; terrible.

  2. Origin: From Latin horrendus, future participle of horrere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Horrendous(adj)

    fearful; frightful

  2. Origin: [L. horrendus.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of horrendous in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of horrendous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of horrendous in a Sentence

  1. Matthew Cashmore:

    The way his Bible was removed is horrendous.

  2. Mitchelle Blair:

    As horrendous as everybody thinks I am -- that's fine.

  3. Redmond Burke:

    It's massive trauma to a baby -- it's just horrendous.

  4. Rand Paul:

    It's just horrendous that we have to deal with things like this.

  5. Mark Bowden:

    However, the brutal murder of this woman is an unspeakably horrendous act.

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