What does horrifying mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. atrocious, frightful, horrifying, horrible, ugly(adj)

    provoking horror

    "an atrocious automobile accident"; "a frightful crime of decapitation"; "an alarming, even horrifying, picture"; "war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill; "an ugly wound"


  1. horrifying(Adjective)

    Tending to inspire horror; that horrifies; horrific.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Horrifying

    of Horrify

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of horrifying in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of horrifying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of horrifying in a Sentence

  1. Gwen Roberts:

    When I walked back there and went around the corner, it was just horrifying ... they were all dead, it was just bad. It was really bad. They didnt have to die. All they had to do is ask for help. Its really sad.

  2. Jared Holt:

    I was sent a link to the 8chan post by someone who was scared shortly after it was posted. I followed the Facebook link shared in the post. It was mid-attack and it was horrifying. I reported it. Either Facebook is lying or their system wasnt functioning properly.

  3. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson:

    That thought was just so horrifying, it would never occur to me that deleting data was a viable thing to do.

  4. Jason Spriggs:

    To see this is just horrifying, it's a rough video. I can't imagine my child going through something like that.

  5. Allison Goddard:

    I have seen, for example, a video of a C-section, and it shows the patient being rolled into the operating room. It shows the patient being prepped for surgery. You could see her hospital gown tucked up under her breasts. You could see her bare belly, it's horrifying to think that, especially in today's day and age of the ubiquity of videos on the internet, if one of those videos were to get in the wrong hands, there's no controlling it. It takes Allison Goddard own medical care outside Allison Goddard own control.

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