to someone's horror

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used to say that a person is horrified about somethingHe saw to his horror that he couldn't escape.

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“To someone's horror.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/to%20someone%27s%20horror. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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