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horrifying

adjective uk   /ˈhɒr.ɪ.faɪ.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈhɔːr-/
C2 very shocking: horrifying injuries/conditions/news
horrifyingly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
The prediction of four million unemployed now looks horrifyingly realistic.
Translations of “horrifying”
in Korean 소름끼치는…
in Arabic مُخيف, مُرعِب…
in Portuguese horripilante, medonho…
in Catalan horripilant…
in Japanese ぞっとするような, 恐ろしい…
in Italian terrificante, orripilante…
in Chinese (Traditional) 令人震驚的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 令人震惊的…
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