horrendous

adjective hor·ren·dous \ hȯ-ˈren-dəs , hä- , hə- \

Definition of horrendous

:extremely bad or unpleasant :horrible, dreadful
  • His audition was horrendous.
  • horrendous crimes

horrendously

adverb

Examples of horrendous in a Sentence

  1. Her taste in clothes is horrendous.

  2. a horrendous explosion shook the building

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Origin and Etymology of horrendous

Latin horrendus, from gerundive of horrēre


HORRENDOUS Defined for English Language Learners

horrendous

adjective

Definition of horrendous for English Language Learners

  • : very bad or unpleasant


HORRENDOUS Defined for Kids

horrendous

adjective hor·ren·dous \ hȯ-ˈren-dəs , hä- , hə- \

Definition of horrendous for Students

:very bad horrendous traffic horrendous trouble


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