Examples of horrendous in a Sentence
Her taste in clothes is horrendous.
a horrendous explosion shook the building
Recent Examples of horrendous from the Web
No one wants to make a connection between those horrendous moments at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis and the campaign to end press freedom emanating from the White House.
Also, an angel would not have that horrendous a handlebar moustache.
However, XXXtentacion’s public legacy is also stained by the hip-hop star’s violent tendencies, the most horrendous accounts of which were directed at women and a gay man.
Elsewhere patients lined up at clinics with horrendous coughs, festering wounds and hernias spilling into trusses.
In 16 outings covering only 10 2/3 innings, Logan allowed 15 hits, including three home runs and 10 walks, resulting in a horrendous 2.344 WHIP and 5.91 earned run average.
Niasse, though, is not one to give up so easily and, following the Blues' horrendous start to the campaign under the Dutchman, was handed a lifeline by the man who wanted nothing to do with him.
Dallas was 11-11 after a horrendous 3-13 start, its second consecutive season to do so.
Since then, whenever mass shootings or other horrendous acts of violence are committed by young men, some public figures and media members call out whatever violent video games are popular at the time—from Grand Theft Auto to Call of Duty.
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HORRENDOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of horrendous for English Language Learners
: very bad or unpleasant
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