Horrendous - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |hɔːˈrendəs|  American pronunciation of the word horrendous
Brit.  |hɒˈrɛndəs|  British pronunciation of the word horrendous
- causing fear or dread or terror (syn: awful, dire, direful, dread, dreaded, dreadful, fearful, fearsome, frightening, horrific, terrible)
horrendous explosions shook the city

Examples

She suffered horrendous injuries.

The traffic was horrendous.

Her taste in clothes is horrendous.

...a horrendous explosion shook the building...

...Stalingrad's defenders were finally able to rebut the besiegers, but only after a horrendous loss of life....

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