What does the word horrible mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Horribly.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Exciting abhorrence; terrible.

Usage examples for horrible

  1. Then a horrible thing happened. – Prudence of the Parsonage by Ethel Hueston
  2. You certainly are one horrible sight! – The Turmoil A Novel by Booth Tarkington
  3. Wasn't that a horrible thing to wait for, alone in the dark? – Then I'll Come Back to You by Larry Evans