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

Definition 1: provoking horror - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • an atrocious automobile accident
  • a frightful crime of decapitation
  • an alarming, even horrifying, picture
  • war is beyond all words horrible
  • an ugly wound

Synonyms for horrifying in the sense of this definition

(horrifying is similar to ...) frightening because of an awareness of danger

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