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horrify

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of horrify

  1. to strike with fear the news that a convicted sex offender lived in her neighborhood horrified her Synonyms of horrify affright, alarm (also alarum), fright, frighten, panic, scare, scarify, shock, spook, startle, terrify, terrorizeWords Related to horrify appall (also appal), bowl over, dismay, floor, jolt, shake, shake up; amaze, astound, awe; chill, daunt, demoralize, dispirit, emasculate, psych (out), undo, unman, unnerve, unstring; discomfort, discompose, disconcert, disquiet, distract, distress, disturb, perturb, unsettle, upset, worryNear Antonyms of horrify assure, cheer, comfort, console, solace, soothe; embolden, encourage, hearten, inspire, steelAntonyms of horrify reassure



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