horror-struck Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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horror-struckadjective [after verb]

uk   /ˈhɒr.əˌstrʌk/  us   /ˈhɔːr.ɚ-/ (also horror-stricken)
extremelyshocked and ​frightened: They ​watched, horror-struck, as the ​car came off the ​road.
(Definition of horror-struck from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “horror-struck”
in Chinese (Simplified) 极为震惊的, 极为惊恐的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 極為震驚的, 極為驚恐的…
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