Examples of horrific in a Sentence
horrific images of torture that shocked the conscience of the world
Recent Examples of horrific from the Web
King Arthur assures Lancelot that his friend Merlin is coming with a weapon that will save them—and in a horrific turn, Merlin turns out to be Stanley Tucci, man who clearly does not want to be in this movie and speaks in a full-on American accent.
Louisville is dealing with a horrific problem that is centered in its western neighborhoods.
Still ahead, the horrific death of Otto Warmbier just the latest reminder of North Korea’s brutal ways.
He is simply being used to divert attention from the horrific crimes this regime is committing against its own people.
While getting ready for the runway in one episode, the queens discussed how the horrific shooting at Pulse Nightclub affected the LGBTQ community.
Suddenly, the story will be that the Senate improved its health bill, not that the underlying legislation is horrific.
That was prompted by the horrific police shooting of woodcarver John T. Williams.
Still, current and former officials said the administration was unlikely to shift its strategy because of the mistreatment of a single American, no matter how horrific.
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HORRIFIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of horrific for English Language Learners
: causing horror or shock
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