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synonyms for horror-struck

  • agog
  • amazed
  • anxious
  • appalled
  • awestruck
  • dismayed
  • shocked
  • stunned
  • afraid
  • agape
  • alarmed
  • astonished
  • astounded
  • confounded
  • dumbfounded
  • frightened
  • overwhelmed
  • startled
  • terrified
  • thunderstruck

antonyms for horror-struck

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  • unsurprised
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How to use horror-struck in a sentence

The clock struck ten, and clerks poured in faster than ever, each one in a greater perspiration than his predecessor.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
The king was struck with horror at the description I had given him of those terrible engines, and the proposal I had made.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
But all you can think of are the horror stories about the worn out genes of Earth.
SENSE OF OBLIGATIONHENRY MAXWELL DEMPSEY (AKA HARRY HARRISON)
It was all breeze and freshness, and the sunlight struck picturesquely aslant the hill-sides.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Then he clapped his fiddle under his chin and without more ado struck up "Bobbing Joan."
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The very first chords which Mademoiselle Reisz struck upon the piano sent a keen tremor down Mrs. Pontellier's spinal column.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
I've seen more cloes on folks' backs hyar, thet wan't no more'n fit for carpet-rags, than any place ever I struck.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Dobson, mouth agape, struck a little bell on the desk and the orderly stepped in from the outer room.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
With horror she had heard her brother addressed by a disreputable costermonger in a mangy fur cap, as "Old pal."
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
This struck Davy as being a very happy idea, and he accordingly printed "Confexionry" on the package in his very best manner.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
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WORDS RELATED TO HORROR-STRUCK

  • afraid
  • agape
  • agog
  • alarmed
  • amazed
  • anxious
  • appalled
  • astonished
  • astounded
  • awestruck
  • confounded
  • dismayed
  • dumbfounded
  • frightened
  • horror-struck
  • overwhelmed
  • shocked
  • startled
  • stunned
  • terrified
  • thunderstruck
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