Examples of hideous in a sentence
The room was filled with hideous furniture.
the hideous way in which she treated her maid after she discovered her ring was missing
Origin and Etymology of hideous
alteration of Middle English hidous, from Anglo-French hidus, hisdos, from Old French hisde, hide terror
First Known Use: 14th century
HIDEOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hideous for English Language Learners
: very ugly or disgusting
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