Meaning of “horrific” in the English Dictionary

"horrific" in British English

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horrificadjective

uk /həˈrɪf.ɪk/ us /həˈrɪf.ɪk/

(Definition of “horrific” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"horrific" in American English

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horrificadjective

us /həˈrɪf·ɪk/

so bad as to be shocking:

The report detailed the horrific conditions in the prison.

(Definition of “horrific” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)