horrible horrible  /ˈhɔ rə bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) provoking horror

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He has horrible social skills and horrible things going on in his life, and the only thing he has going for him is he can out-Photoshop the guy in the cube next to him.
  2. I believe that we have now got such a horrible conglomeration of confusion in the energy field that nobody knows what is going to happen.
  3. She died a slow and horrible death.

News

  1. Tennessee Struggled On Football Field And In Classroom

    Vanderbilt University has long been the butt of jokes in the SEC about its great academics and horrible football team. But a team just up the road in Knoxville took it to a new level in the last few years becoming both the worst in academics and very bad in football.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CBS Miami

  2. Eddie Murphy’s Daughter Spills Horrible Secrets Of The Modeling Industry [Video]

    Bria Murphy, the 23-year-old daughter of actor Eddie Murphy, revealed some behind-the-scenes secrets of the modeling industry on Good Morning America. And the truth isn’t very pretty. “Lots of girls get addicted to drugs and anorexia, it’s — there’s a whole list of things, because it’s a lot of pressure to be perfect,” Murphy said. She [...] Eddie Murphy’s Daughter Spills Horrible Secrets Of The ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. Newtown Threat Called 'Horrible, Evil' By Distraught Parent

    Schools in Newtown, Conn., were placed on "lockdown" today after a phoned-in threat, a scare that one mom called a "horrible, evil thing to do" to a town still recovering from the December massacre of 20 first graders.        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ABC News

Quotes

  1. DIEPPE, New Brunswick -- Paul LeBlanc doesn't mind one bit that Javier Bardem calls his creation "one of the most horrible haircuts in history."
    on Feb 26, 2008 By: Javier Bardem Source: Washington Post

  2. "It's a horrible situation, very gory. There's blood in the street," said Lieutenant Governor David Paterson, who is set to replace outgoing Governor Eliot Spitzer on Monday.
    on Mar 15, 2008 By: David Paterson Source: BBC News

  3. "I know, as we all know, in the past I have made some mistakes," Vick told an overflowing media audience. "I have done some terrible things. I made a horrible mistake. And now I want to be part of the solution and not the problem."
    on Aug 15, 2009 By: Michael Vick Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

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