Examples of horrid in a Sentence
People there are living in horrid conditions.
He's a horrid little man.
Recent Examples of horrid from the Web
One of the few members of this squad old enough to remember that horrid time is Luka Modric.
HORRID HALF Cincinnati led 34-20 at the end of a first half featuring horrid shooting — SMU 30 made percent from the field, UC 28 percent.
Yes, all nations deserve recovery and redemption from a horrid past.
This was peculiar, a horrid home start for a pitcher with such sustained success inside Minute Maid Park.
For a team with that horrid of a defense to make the Finals would be unprecedented.
Under interim manager Jim Riggleman, the Reds own a 29-30 record and are starting to put their horrid 3-18 start to the season in the rearview mirror.
It must be noted that hitting conditions were horrid in Chicago in late April, when frigid, windy weather made it all but impossible to drive the baseball.
Will the horrid rougarou overpower good and conquer Evangeline?
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'horrid.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
abhorrent, abominable, appalling, awful, disgusting, distasteful, dreadful, evil, foul, fulsome, gross, hideous, horrendous, horrible, loathsome, nasty, nauseating, nauseous, noisome, noxious, obnoxious, obscene, odious, offensive, rancid, repellent (also repellant), repugnant, repulsive, revolting, scandalous, shocking, sickening, ugly;
acceptable, agreeable, alluring, appealing, attractive, blessed (also blest), desirable, enjoyable, felicitous, gratifying, heavenly, inviting, likable (or likeable), luscious, nice, palatable, pleasant, pleasing, pleasurable, satisfying, savory (also savoury), sweet, welcome;
HORRID Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of horrid for English Language Learners
: very shocking or bad
: very unpleasant
HORRID Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up horrid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).