appall[ uh-pawl ]SEE DEFINITION OF appall
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The cloud crowned cliff did not appall my high-reaching eye.
The scene before them was enough to appall the stoutest heart.
The consequences of the step they had taken began to appall her.
The grand dignity of the dead woman's face did not appall them, but it frightened me.
On the other side, there was a man whom no danger could appall.
And no prison walls loom so high as to appall our heroine's soul.
A Napoleon in petticoats, she was about to appall the confederation.
What marvel that love should make him weak whom death could not appall!
At the same time he hesitated to appall her with the grim knowledge.
He knew he was in a plight that might appall the bravest, but he kept himself in hand.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR APPALL
- chill to the bone
- curdle the blood
- make blood run cold
- make one's blood run cold
- make one's hair stand on end
- make teeth chatter
- scare away
- scare off
- scare the daylights out of
- scare to death
- strike terror into
- bowl over
- give a turn
- hit like ton of bricks
- knock out
- shake up
- throw a curve