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.

Dictionary definition

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".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King