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horrid

  

      adj  
1    disagreeable; unpleasant  
a horrid meal     
2    repulsive or frightening  
3    Informal   unkind  
     (C16 (in the sense: bristling, shaggy): from Latin horridus prickly, rough, from horrere to bristle)  
  horridly      adv  
  horridness      n  
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horrid

  
1    awful, disagreeable, disgusting, dreadful, horrible, nasty, obscene, offensive, terrible, unpleasant, yucky or yukky     (slang)  
2    abominable, alarming, appalling, formidable, frightening, from hell     (informal)   hair-raising, harrowing, hideous, horrific, odious, repulsive, revolting, shocking, terrifying, terrorizing  
3      (informal)   beastly     (informal)   cruel, mean, nasty, unkind  

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