1 adj If you describe a physical attack, accident, or injury as horrific, you mean that it is very bad, so that people are shocked when they see it or think about it.
I have never seen such horrific injuries...
horrifically adv ADV with v
He had been horrifically assaulted before he died.
2 adj If you describe something as horrific, you mean that it is so big that it is extremely unpleasant.
...piling up horrific extra amounts of money on top of your original debt.
horrifically adv ADV adj
Opera productions are horrifically expensive.
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary
appalling, awful, dreadful, frightening, frightful, from hell (informal) ghastly, grim, grisly, hellacious (U.S. slang) horrendous, horrifying, shocking, terrifying
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