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adverb as in monstrously

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A British editorialist called it, “mesmerizingly precious and hideously self-indulgent.”

It also would have been seen as hideously politically incorrect.

The lovely stretch of coastline in front of it was hideously strewn with rubbish.

Those are hideously bad ideas that have driven us into the ditch we're in.

Hideously unpopular, and never personally interested in policy matters, he did his best to stay out of the limelight.

These magic roots have the likeness of a little man, hideously ugly and misshapen in a weird and diabolic fashion.

It was possible, it was more than possible, it was hideously probable that this time she would achieve popularity.

The sight of these amethystine tips affected Eric strangely, much as though he had looked at something hideously repulsive.

He bellows hideously, with a tone much stronger and deeper than that of the bull.

He sprained his ankle on the way down, but he turned up on parade with it next day hideously swollen.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hideously, such as: grotesquely, heinously, badly, brutally, cruelly, and outrageously.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.