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Overview of verb appal

The verb appal has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall, outrage

(strike with disgust or revulsion; "The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends")

2. dismay, alarm, appal, appall, horrify

(fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised; "I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview"; "The news of the executions horrified us")

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