Antonyms
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1. terrific

adjective. ['tɝˈɪfɪk'] very great or intense.

Antonyms

  • lethargic

Etymology

  • terrificus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Terrific

  • pseudoscientific
  • transpacific
  • unscientific
  • nonspecific
  • hieroglyphic
  • autopacific
  • scientific
  • specific
  • prolific
  • pacific
  • horrific
  • honorific

Sentences with terrific


1. Adjective
Some breeds or the crosses of certain breeds can be terrific chewers all their lives.

2. Noun, singular or mass
North also brings you to Manitou Lake, which is terrific for fishing as well.

Quotes about terrific


1. What really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn't happen much, though.
- J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye

2. The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life.
- Brian Tracy

3. There are people who are able to plan their career, their future, but I've never had any talent for that. I just do things and hope for the best. Say yes, take a chance, and sometimes it's terrific and sometimes it's not.
- Christopher Walken

2. terrific

adjective. ['tɝˈɪfɪk'] extraordinarily good or great; used especially as intensifiers.

Synonyms

  • marvelous
  • rattling
  • howling
  • extraordinary
  • wonderful
  • tremendous
  • marvellous
  • fantastic
  • grand

Antonyms

  • comparable
  • common
  • extraordinariness
  • unimpressive

Etymology

  • terrificus (Latin)

3. terrific

adjective. ['tɝˈɪfɪk'] causing extreme terror.

Synonyms

  • alarming

Antonyms

  • credible
  • natural

Etymology

  • terrificus (Latin)
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