horrifying

[ hawr-uh-fahy, hor- ]SEE DEFINITION OF horrifying

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What, then, is there so horrifying in the idea of cooking a mouse?

Her face was horrifying with its intensity of pathetic regret.

For a moment we stood aghast, and gazed at this horrifying sight.

A horrifying incident had occurred while he was fighting his way to the Hudson.

All in black he was, and horrifying and portentous he strode in.

Occasionally it is horrifying to see how a chance shot rings the bell.

I said, as with a horrifying rapidity the pot of poison came into my mind.

Candy and books followed the flowers in horrifying profusion.

At any time such an event would have been startling, but at such a time as this it was horrifying.

On the night after our arrival an alarming, a horrifying, thing occurred.

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