What does horrific mean?

Definitions for horrific
hɔˈrɪf ɪk, hɒ-hor·rif·ic

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hideous, horrid, horrific, outrageous(adj)

    grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror

    "subjected to outrageous cruelty"; "a hideous pattern of injustice"; "horrific conditions in the mining industry"

  2. 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. horrific(Adjective)

    horrifying, causing horror; horrible.

  2. Origin: from horrere + -ficare: confer horrifique. See horror, -fy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Horrific(adj)

    causing horror; frightful

  2. Origin: [L. horrifieus; horrere to be horrible + -ficare (in comp.) to make: cf. F. horrifique. See Horror, -fy.]

How to pronounce horrific?

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How to say horrific in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of horrific in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of horrific in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of horrific in a Sentence

  1. Cindy Hounsell:

    I've seen horrific situations.

  2. Board Chairman Jonathan Welch:

    Tragic, horrific, none describe it.

  3. Harlem Desir:

    I am outraged by this horrific act.

  4. President Obama:

    It’s horrific. It’s unthinkable.

  5. Elizabeth Barney:

    It is a very horrific and tragic crash.

Images & Illustrations of horrific

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