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Overview of verb horrify

The verb horrify has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. 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")


Overview of adj horrifying

The adj horrifying has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) atrocious, frightful, horrifying, horrible, ugly

(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")

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