horrify Meaning, Definition & Usage
verb fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised
dismay; alarm; appall; appal.
- I was horrified at the thought of being late for my interview
- The news of the executions horrified us
Hor"ri*fy transitive verb
To cause to feel horror; to strike or impress with horror;E. Irving. as, the sight. horrifiedthe beholders
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