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Definitions and Synonyms of horrify | Another word for horrify | What is horrify?

Definition 1: fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised - [verb of emotion]

Samples where horrify or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview
  • The news of the executions horrified us

Synonyms for horrify in the sense of this definition

(horrify is a kind of ...) cause fear in

"The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me" "Ghosts could never affright her"

(... is a kind of horrify ) strike with horror or terror

"The news of the bombing shocked her"

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