Definition of appalled
- … the Allied commanders were appalled to learn that 300 glider troops had drowned at sea.
- —Kathleen McAuliffe
- I was amazed, impressed, appalled, touched, embarrassed. Most of all, I was mad as hell.
- —Ken Kesey
- Straightway, he now goes on to make a full confession; whereupon the mariners became more and more appalled …
- —Herman Melville