Associations to the word «Horrible»
HORRIBLE, noun. A thing that causes horror; a terrifying thing, particularly a prospective bad consequence asserted as likely to result from an act.
HORRIBLE, noun. A person wearing a comic or grotesque costume in a parade of horribles.
HORRIBLE, adjective. Causing horror; terrible; shocking.
HORRIBLE, adjective. Tremendously bad.
HORRIBLE, adjective. Provoking horror; "an atrocious automobile accident"; "a frightful crime of decapitation"; "an alarming, even horrifying, picture"; "war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill; "an ugly wound".
Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word.