Verb(1) fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised
(1) If you thought that was bad, I have terrible news that will shock and horrify you: things actually get worse.(2) Sometimes what people will say will horrify us but we value that right to free speech and we have a duty to uphold that right even when we disagree with what they say.(3) If our charge was to make a horror film, we made it our objective to horrify an audience to the maximum degree possible.(4) These attacks will repel and horrify anyone with any shred of decency or humanity.(5) The State Government's proposed cannabis law reforms will horrify parents and others worried about the local drug scene, according to Greenough MLA Jamie Edwards.(6) I hate bullies but I do have a horrible feeling I have this bullying streak in me, and it does horrify me.(7) On Monday a colleague of mine was sacked, not so unusual you might think but it is the reasons surrounding this incident that horrify me.(8) London Evening Standard columnist A. N. Wilson argued that, ├ö├ç├┐These stories and pictures horrify us, but they should not surprise us.├ö├ç├û(9) A television documentary showing graphic pictures of an abortion will shock and horrify viewers, according to an Old Town mother who went through a similar procedure.(10) Some people's lives have clearly gone terribly, horrifyingly wrong when it is possible for them to kill innocent little children.(11) It offends and horrifies us when we learn of decaying archaeological sites, looted museums and burning libraries.(12) Still, it saddens and amuses me every time I am asked horrifiedly if I really have no interest in, or knowledge of, the machinations of today's governments.(13) Her look was one of pure disgust and horrification .(14) What they see in the mirror is a hideously distorted vision of themselves which disgusts and horrifies them, often to the point when venturing out into the world is a painful and traumatic experience.(15) Those involved in such crashes often receive horrifying injuries or else end up dying a violent death.(16) I sit here in shock, horrified by the truth and thankful that I had driven home alone.
1. frighten ::
2. shock ::
3. dismay ::
Different Formshorrifies, horrify, horrifying
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