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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “horror”

horror

noun     /ˈhɒr.ər/ US  /ˈhɔːr.ɚ/
[U] an extremely strong feeling of fear and shock , or the frightening and shocking character of something
恐惧;震惊;(…的)震惊性,恐怖性
The crowd cried out in horror as the car burst into flames .
当汽车突然起火时人群发出一阵惊恐的叫声。
The thought of speaking in front of so many people fills me with horror.
一想到要在那么多人面前讲话,我心里就不由得一阵害怕。
I then realized to my absolute horror, that I had forgotten the present .
那时我惊恐地意识到,我把礼物给忘了。
What the book does convey very successfully is the horror of war .
那本书的确成功描绘出了战争的恐怖。
Fear and phobiasAnxiety and worry - general words
horrors [plural] things that are very shocking or frightening
威胁;令人震惊的事
The population now faces the horrors of starvation .
人们现在面临着饥饿的威胁。
Nuclear war is one of the horrors that face the modern world .
核战争是当今世界面临的几大威胁之一。
Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
[C] UK informal a child who behaves very badly
淘气鬼,捣蛋鬼
Her youngest boy is a little horror.
她的小儿子是个小淘气鬼。
Unpleasant people in generalUnpleasant men
(Definition of horror noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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