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Correct spelling:
horrible
Definition:
Exciting or tending to excite horror; dreadful.

Synonyms:

adjective
amazing
awesome.
awful
alarming, appalling, awful, dire, dreadful, frightful, ghastly, hideous, horrid, repulsive, terrible, unpleasant.
bad
lousy.
black
doleful, funereal, gloomy, sad, sombrer, depressive, sombre.
dark
infamous.
deathly
Defunctive, corpselike.
fearsome
fearsome.
frightening
nightmarish, terrifying.
grisly
grisly, yucky, Blood-stained.
hateful
loathsome.
hopeless
black.
lousy
second-rate, shoddy, slovenly, unwelcome, second rate, secondrate, no good.
macabre
scary, scarier, spookish.
obscene
scatologic, porno.
offensive
embarrassing, offensive, atrocious, disgusting, frightful, horrid.
unpleasant
abhorrent, abominable, appalling, awful, beastly, cruel, detestable, disagreeable, disgusting, dreadful, eerie, execrable, fearful, frightful, ghastly, grim, grisly, gruesome, heinous, hideous, horrendous, horrid, loathsome, lousy, lurid, mean, nasty, obnoxious, offensive, repellent, repulsive, revolting, scandalous, scary, shameful, shocking, terrible, terrifying, ungodly, unholy, unkind, sickie, fairy.
unspeakable
unspeakable, indefinable, inexpressible, unutterable, Incommunicable, undescribable, beyond words.
noun
frightful
shameful.
horrible
alarming, atrocious, frightful, horrifying, ugly.
verb
depressing
dismal.
dirty
squalid.
revolting
offensive.
Examples of usage:
  1. Ah, yes; that horrible night! – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  2. To see him no more was horrible. – The Nest, The White Pagoda, The Suicide, A Forsaken Temple, Miss Jones and The Masterpiece by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  3. It's easy when people ask you for food or money, but the horrible thing is when they ask you for work. – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  4. Wasn't Miss Sniffen horrible the other day? – Polly and the Princess by Emma C. Dowd
  5. What horrible thing can happen to me next? – The Lady Doc by Caroline Lockhart

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