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Meaning of “hideous” - Learner’s Dictionary

hideous

adjective     /ˈhɪdiəs/
very ugly: a hideous monsterNot attractive to look atSerious and unpleasant
hideously adverb
Translations of “hideous”
in Arabic بَشِع…
in Korean 흉측한…
in Malaysian sangat hodoh…
in French hideux…
in Turkish çok çirkin, iğrenç, korkunç…
in Italian orrendo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 極醜的, 極壞的…
in Russian уродливый, отвратительный…
in Polish ohydny…
in Vietnamese gớm guốc…
in Spanish horrible, horroroso…
in Portuguese horrendo, hediondo…
in Thai น่ากลัว…
in German scheußlich…
in Catalan horrible…
in Japanese 醜い, おぞましい…
in Indonesian buruk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极丑的, 极坏的…
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